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Harry Alex Romanowitz

educator

Harry Alex Romanowitz, American educator. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award University Cincinnati, 1969. Registered engineer, Kentucky. Fellow I.E.E.E.; member American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Xi. Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Background

Romanowitz, Harry Alex was born on January 8, 1901 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Harry Jacob and Essie May (Marks) Romanowitz.

Education

Electrical Engineer, University Cincinnati, 1924, Master of Science, 1939. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1948.

Career

Sales representative Kelley-Koett Manufacturing Company, Covington, Kentucky, 1925-1930. Instructor Ohio Mechanics Institute, 1930-1941. Assistant professor, associate professor, professor electrical engineering, U. Kentucky, since 1942, head department 1952-1966.

Works

  • Author text books including (with Russell E. Puckett) Introduction to Electronics, 1968. Introduction to Electric Circuits, 1971. Also manuals on electronics and circuits.

Membership

Fellow I.E.E.E.; member American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Xi. Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu.

Connections

Married Mildred Edna Foster, September 18, 1926. Children: Byron F., Lois J. Engineer.

father:
Harry Jacob Romanowitz

mother:
Essie May (Marks) Romanowitz

spouse:
Mildred Edna Foster

children:
Byron F. Romanowitz

Lois J. Engr Romanowitz