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Chemical engineer

Gumersindo Rodriguez,, American chemical engineer. Achievements include development rubber test apparatus to test elastomeric materials under bi-axial stresses, design of coated fabric seam testing apparatus; United States/foreign patents on rubber formulation for dynamic applications, tracked vehicles track pads. Nominated for Hispanic Engineer National Achievement award for Outstanding Technology Contribution and Professional Achievment, 1989.

Background

Rodriguez,, Gumersindo was born on January 27, 1955 in Bronx, New York, United States. Son of Gumersindo Rodriguez-Adorno and Celina (Rosa) Rodriguez.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chem.Engring., University Puerto Rico, 1978.

Career

Chemical engineer, Environmental Quality Board, San Juan, P.R., 1978-1980;product/production engineer, International Trade Commission, Texarkana, Texas, 1980-1981;chemical engineer, United States Army Belvoir/R & D Center, Alexandria, Virginia, 1981-1989;senior research chemical engineer, chief organic chemical coatings research, United States Army Belvoir/R & D Center, Alexandria, Virginia, 1989-1991;chief engineering materials team, Army Research Laboratory, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development rubber test apparatus to test elastomeric materials under bi-axial stresses, design of coated fabric seam testing apparatus. United States/foreign patents on rubber formulation for dynamic applications, tracked vehicles track pads.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, N. American Thermal Analysis Society, American Standards Test Methods, American Chemical Society.

Connections

Married Nilsa Serrano, September 16, 1977. Children: Nemesis, Nadir I, Natalie C.

father:
Gumersindo Rodriguez-Adorno Rodriguez

mother:
Celina (Rosa) Rodriguez

spouse:
Nilsa Serrano

children:
Nemesis Rodriguez,

Nadir I. Rodriguez,

Natalie C. Rodriguez,