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Research engineer

John Andrew Tanski, American Research engineer. Recipient Outstanding Achievement award University Idaho, 1979, Kennecott Corporation fellow Colorado School Mines 1979, AMAX Coal Company Corporation fellow Colorado School Mines, 1980-1983.

Background

Tanski, John Andrew was born on December 13, 1958 in Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, United States. Son of William John and Keiko (Otomo) Tanski.

Education

Bachelor of Science Metallurgical Engineering, University Idaho, 1979; Doctor of Philosophy in Metallurgical Engineering, Colorado School Mines, 1984.

Career

Senior technician, Battelle Memorial Institute Pacific Northwest laboratories, Richland, Washington, 1979; metallurgical consultant, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, 1979-1984; staff research engineer, Inland Steel Company, East Chicago, Indiana, since 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journal.

Membership

Executive advisor Junior Achievement, East Chicago, 1985. Program director, Junior Engineering Technology Society 1988. Judge Calumet Regional Science Fair, Hammond, Indiana.

Member American Institute Aeronautical and Astronautics, American Institute Chemical Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, racquetball, running.

Connections

father:
William John Tanski

mother:
Keiko (Otomo) Tanski