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Industrial engineering educator

Gerald Matthew Knapp, Industrial engineering educator. Achievements include 2 patents in application of neural network technology im machine diagnostics; development of technologies in the diagnosis of rotating machinery and in-process prediction of time to failure of equipment. M C.

Background

Knapp, Gerald Matthew was born on August 21, 1964 in Tripoli, Libya. Born United States citizen. Son of Gerald Michael and Barbara (Fassbender) Knapp.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1987. Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering, University Iowa, 1992.

Career

Assistant professor, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include 2 patents in application of neural network technology im machine diagnostics. Development of technologies in the diagnosis of rotating machinery and in-process prediction of time to failure of equipment. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, including Journal Quality in Maintenance Engineering, International Production Research, Journal Manufacturing Systems, Journal Intelligent Manufacturing.

Membership

Member Association Engineering Educators (campus representative 1992-1995), Institute Industrial Engineers (senior, president Baton Rouge chapter since 1995), Society Manufacturing Engineers, American Society Quality Control (region youth director since 1992, program coordinator since 1996).

Connections

Married Gwendolyn F. Farrell, September 28, 1991. Children: Gerald, Eva.

father:
Gerald Michael Knapp

mother:
Barbara (Fassbender) Knapp

spouse:
Gwendolyn F. Farrell

child:
Gerald Knapp

child:
Eva Knapp