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Nuclear engineering educator

Gilbert Jay Brown, American nuclear engineering educator. Recipient Achievement award Nassau County (New York ) Society of Professional Engineers, 1965.


Brown, Gilbert Jay was born on April 29, 1948 in Bronx, New York, United States. Son of Herbert D. and Claire (Ness) Brown.


Bachelor of Science, Cornell University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1974.


Instructor, U. Massachusetts, Lowell, 1973-1974;assistant professor, U. Massachusetts, Lowell, 1974-1979;associate professor, U. Massachusetts, Lowell, 1979-1982;professor nuclear engineering, U. Massachusetts, Lowell, since 1982;coordinator nuclear engineering program, U. Massachusetts, Lowell, since 1992. Visiting nuclear engineer Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, 1977, 91. Resident associate Argonne National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, Idaho, 1978.

Visiting associate professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1981-1982. Construction engineering Stone and Webster Engineering Corporation, Boston, 1981-1982. Safeguards training consultant International Atomic EnergyAgy., Vienna, Austria, 1984-1985.

Nuclear engineering consultant Yankee AtomicElectric Company, Bolton, Massachusetts, 1977-1979, 89-90.


  • Other Work

    • Editor Proceedings 3d International Meeting on Reactor Thermal Hydraulics, 1985. Contributing articles to professional journals.


Member school committee Westford, Massachusetts, since 1987, chairman, 1992-1993. Board directors Temple Beth-El, Lowell, since 1987, president, 1993. Chairman advisory board Coalition for Reliable Energy, Lexington, Massachusetts, 1988-1993.

Member American Nuclear Society (board directors 1986-1989, chairman education division 1986-1987), Alpha Nu Sigma.


Married Merryl Jill Gallin, August 16, 1969. Children: Shana Evelyn, Craig Nathan.

Herbert D. Brown

Claire (Ness) Brown

Merryl Jill Gallin

Shana Evelyn Brown

Craig Nathan Brown