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chemical company executive

Harry H. Fall, American chemical company executive. Achievements include various patents, United States and foreign; accomplished the deliberate grafting of saturated polymers. Fellow American Petroleum Institute, Pennsylvania State University, 1948-1950.

Background

Fall, Harry H. was born on December 8, 1920 in Lucenec, Czechoslovakia.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University, 1942. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University, 1950.

Career

Chemist, Sylvania Industrial Corporation, Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1942-1944;research associate, The Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, 1951-1956;senior research chemist, General Tire and Rubber Company, Akron, 1957-1964;senior research chemist, Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, Akron, 1964-1980;vice president research, Smart Tag Systems Inc., Akron, 1990-1997;executive vice president, vice president engineering and development, Houdini Vehicle Security System, Akron, since 1997. Consultant chemist Omnitronics Research Corporation, Akron, 1981-1983.

Achievements

  • Achievements include various patents, United States and foreign. Accomplished the deliberate grafting of saturated polymers.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

First lieutenant United States Army, 1944-1946, PTO. Fellow American Institute Chemists, Ohio Institute Chemists (secretary-treasurer 1965, chairman 1967, national councillor 1968-1988). Member American Chemical Society.

Connections

Married Agnes Pratt Jett, September 3, 1947. Children: Karen Lee, Marcia Lynn, Lisbeth Annual.

spouse:
Agnes Pratt Jett

child:
Karen Lee Fall

child:
Marcia Lynn Fall

child:
Lisbeth Annual Fall