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chemical engineer

Jeffrey John Siirola, American Chemical engineer. Achievements include development of the AIDES chemical process flowsheetinvention procedure. E-mail: siirola@eastman.com.

Background

Siirola, Jeffrey John was born on July 17, 1945 in Patuxent River, Maryland, United States. Son of Arthur Raymond and Nancy Ellen (Harris) Siirola.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Utah, 1967;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wisconsin, 1970.

Career

Research engineer, Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1972-1974;senior research engineer, Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1974-1980;research associate, Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1980-1988;senior research associate, Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tennessee, 1988-1995;research fellow, Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tennessee, since 1995. Trustee CACHE Corporation, Austin, Texas, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of the AIDES chemical process flowsheetinvention procedure. E-mail: siirola@eastman.com.

Membership

Appalachian tr. maintenance Eastman Hiking Club, Kingsport, since 1973. Fellow American Institute of Chemical Engineers (A.E. Marshall award 1967, Computing Practice award 1991, board directors 1999-2001, president 2005). Member National Academy Engineering, Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (board directors since 2006), American Chemical Society, American Society for Engineering Education, Association for Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.

Connections

Married Sharon Ann Atwood, April 24, 1971. Childen: John Daniel, Jennifer Annual.

father:
Arthur Raymond Siirola

mother:
Nancy Ellen (Harris) Siirola

spouse:
Sharon Ann Atwood