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aerospace company executive

Edmund Charles Burke, American aerospace company executive. Fellow American Society Metals; member American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers.

Background

Burke, Edmund Charles was born on June 21, 1921 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Son of Edmund Charles and Leola (Barber) Burke.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Missouri, 1943. Master of Science, Case Western Reserve University, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1951.

Career

Research metallographer, Alcoa Cleveland Research Laboratory, 1943-1948;research metallurgist, Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, 1951-1956;chief metallurgist, Hunter Engineering Company, Riverside, California, 1956-1958;with, Lockheed Missiles & Space Company, Sunnyvale, California, since 1958;director materials science, Palo Alto (California) research laboratories, 1965-1984. Consultant in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author papers in field.

Membership

Fellow American Society Metals. Member American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers.

Connections

Married Peggy Williams, March 22, 1947.

father:
Edmund Charles Burke

mother:
Leola (Barber) Burke

spouse:
Peggy Williams