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George Magee Enos

engineer , university professor

George Magee Enos, American university professor, engineer. Served with United States Army, 1939-1946; Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Society for Metals, American Ordnance Association, Reserve Officers Association, Sigma Xi. Tau Beta Pi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Acacia. Scabbard and Blade.; Mason (32°).

Background

Enos, George Magee was born on July 8, 1896 in Dubuque, Iowa, United States. Son of George Alfred and Evalyn (Magee) Enos.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering, South Dakot School of Mines, 1921, Metallurgical E., 1922. Master of Science, Carnegie Institute Technology, 1922. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cincinnati, 1925.

Career

Teacher grade school, South Dakot, 1914-1915. Assistant, chemical labs., South Dakot School of Mines, 1916-1921. Junior metallurgist United States Bureau of Mines, Pittsburgh, 1922-1923.

Successively instructor, assistant professor, associate professor metallurgy, U. Cincinnati, 1923-1939. Consultant metallurgist various Cincinnati firms, 1923-1939. Professor metall, engineering Purdue University since 1947, also chairman of division.

Consultant metallurgist.

Works

  • Author: Visual Examination of Steel, 1938. (with W. E. Fontaine) Elements of Heat Treatment (in press). Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1939-1946. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Society for Metals, American Ordnance Association, Reserve Officers Association, Sigma Xi. Tau Beta Pi, Phi Lambda Upsilon, Acacia.

Scabbard and Blade.; Mason (32°).

Connections

Married Edna Jones, February 21, 1924. Children: Robert Jones, Ruth Evalyn.

father:
George Alfred Enos

mother:
Evalyn (Magee) Enos

spouse:
Edna Jones

children:
Robert Jones Enos

Ruth Evalyn Enos