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Gilbert Amos Young

mechanical engineer.

Gilbert Amos Young, American mechanical engineer. Member American Society Mech. Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Society Promotion Engineering Education, Pi Tau Sigma, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Gamma Delta, etc.

Background

Young, Gilbert Amos was born on June 24, 1872 in Owosso, Michigan, United States. Son of Amos G. and Mary (Alling) Young.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, South Dakot State College, 1894. Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1899, Mechanical Engineering, 1903. Master of Mechanical Engineering, Harvard, 1910.

Career

1 son, Ronald Keith. Instructor practical mechanics, South Dakot State College, 1894-1898. Assistant Purdue University, 1899-1901, instructor in mechanic engineering, 1901-1903, successively assistant, associate and full professor mechanic engineering, 1903-1909, head School of Mech. Engineering and director of Mech.

Engineering laboratories since 1911.

Works

  • Author: Text Notes, Steam Turbines, Gas Engines, Thermodynamics. Co-author (with V. W. Young) Text book Elements of Thermodynamics. Writer on mechanic engineering subjects.

Membership

Member American Society Mech. Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Society Promotion Engineering Education, Pi Tau Sigma, Tau Beta Pi, Phi Gamma Delta, etc.

Connections

Married Berdella J. Keith, June 25, 1902.

father:
Amos G. Young

mother:
Mary (Alling) Young

spouse:
Berdella J. Keith