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materials engineer

Frank Erik Goodwin, American materials engineer. Achievements include patents (with other) for new aluminum alloy, new lead alloy for batteries. Member American Society for Microbiology, North America Die Casting Association (research committee), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Goodwin, Frank Erik was born on January 6, 1954 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Francis Black and Grethe Julie (Andresen) Goodwin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Cornell Univercity, 1975;Doctor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1979.

Career

Plant engineer, Chambersburg (Pennsylvania) Engineering Company, 1979-1980;development director, Chromalloy Research & Technology, Orangeburg, New York, 1980-1982;manager development, International Lead Zinc Research Organisation, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1982-1984;manager metallurgy, International Lead Zinc Research Organisation, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, 1984-1986;vice president materials science, International Lead Zinc Research Organisation, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, since 1986. Member peer review commission on lead Department Energy, Washington, 1987-1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents (with other) for new aluminum alloy, new lead alloy for batteries.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Galfan Galvanizing Alloy & Technology, 1984. Editor: Stress Calculations for Zinc Die Castings, 1988, Engineering Properties of Zinc Alloys, 1988. Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

Membership

Member American Society for Microbiology, North America Die Casting Association (research committee), New York Academy of Sciences.

Connections

Married Rosalind Ann Volpe, May 30, 1987. Children: Adrian Edmond, Marianna Rose.

father:
Francis Black Goodwin

mother:
Grethe Julie (Andresen) Goodwin

spouse:
Rosalind Ann Volpe

child:
Adrian Edmond Goodwin

child:
Marianna Rose Goodwin