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educator , materials engineer , Metrologist

John Carl Bierlein, American tribologist, materials engineer, metrologist, educator.

Background

Bierlein, John Carl was born on November 13, 1936 in Cleveland. Son of Carl Andrew and Greta Diantha (Bush) Bierlein.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Michigan State University, 1959. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1965.

Master of Business Administration, University Detroit, 1977.

Career

Instructor, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1959-1965;senior research engineer, General Motors Research, Warren, Michigan, 1965-1981;staff research engineer, General Motors Research, Warren, Michigan, 1981-1985;principal engineer, Eaton Engineering Research and Development Center, Southfield, Michigan, 1985-1993;senior principal engineer, Eaton Engineering Research and Development Center, Southfield, Michigan, since 1993. Adjunct Professor Florida Institute Technology/TACOM, Selfridge, Michigan, 1989-1990, Lawrence Technology U., Southfield, since 1990.

Membership

Assistant scoutmaster, Chairman of Commission Boy Scouts American, Utica, Michigan, since 1978. Member American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society for Materials (technical division 1973-1986), Society for Automotive Engineers (Chairman of Commission 1983-1985), Society for Tribiol. and Lubrication Engineers, American Society for Quality Control, AlphaChi Sigma (manager building committee 1958).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: barbershop singing, model railroads, doll houses, square and folk dancing.

Connections

Married Mary Paule McMath, August 20, 1960. Children: Paul Andrew, Lori Anne.

father:
Carl Andrew Bierlein

mother:
Greta Diantha (Bush) Bierlein

spouse:
Mary Paule McMath

child:
Paul Andrew Bierlein

child:
Lori Anne Bierlein