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Mechanical engineering educator

Ephrahim Garcia, American mechanical engineering educator. Recipient summer faculty fellowship Air Force Office of Science Research, 1990, 91, National Aeronautics and Space Administration graduate fellowship, 1985-1989, Zimmer Memorial scholarship State University of New York, 1983.

Background

Garcia, Ephrahim was born on June 14, 1963 in New York City. Son of Efrahin and Zenaida Caridad (Reyes) Garcia.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1985. Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1989.

Career

Research fellow State University of New York, Buffalo, 1985-1989, research assistant professor, 1989-1991. Assistant professor Vanderbilt University, Nashville, since 1991. Technical director Garman Systems, Inc., Getzville, New York, 1987-1991.

Consultant National Aeronautics and Space Administration Johnson Space Center, Kistler Instruments, Grumman Corporation, Enidine Corporation, 1987-1991. Director Smart Structures Laboratory.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Young Representatives Davidson County, Nashville, 1991. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Planetary Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, running, reading.

Connections

Married Anna Marie Delash, May 24, 1986.

father:
Efrahin Garcia

mother:
Zenaida Caridad (Reyes) Garcia

spouse:
Anna Marie Delash