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researcher , Engineering educator

James Douglas Englehardt, American engineering educator, researcher. Achievements include showed auto correlated growth processes to produce weibull distributions of out come size (financial, chemical, biological, population); derivation of predictive Bayesian probability distribution from Pareto; derived general emergent dose-response function for toxic chemical mixtures.

Background

Englehardt, James Douglas was born on August 4, 1954 in Brookville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Keane and Frances (Grifo) Englehardt.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University Pittsburgh, 1976. Master of Science in Agricultural/Environmental Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil/Environmental Engineering, University California, Davis, 1992.

Career

Carpenter, self-employed, Boulder, Colorado, 1977-1978; chemical laboratory supervisor, Western Filter Company, Denver, 1978-1980; research assistant, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1980-1983; research engineer, Manville Corporation, Littleton, Colorado, 1983-1987; associate in сivil engineering, University of California, Davis, 1987-1991. assistant professor engineering, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1992. Contract research engineer Manville Corporation, Lompoc, California, 1988.

Achievements

  • Achievements include showed auto correlated growth processes to produce weibull distributions of out come size (financial, chemical, biological, population). Derivation of predictive Bayesian probability distribution from Pareto. Derived general emergent dose-response function for toxic chemical mixtures.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Association for Environmental Engineering Professors, Society for Risk Analysis, Florida Watern Environmental Association (executive committee), Tau Beta Pi, Tau Chi Alpha (vice president since 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, swimming, reading.

Connections

father:
William Keane Englehardt

mother:
Frances (Grifo) Englehardt