John Hane Alday, American mechanical engineer. Achievements include development of technique for quantifying randomness in a flow-field (axial flow fan), of performance modeling program for rotary screw compressors; have led several design projects on rotary screw compressors; patent for mechanical fluid separator. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Alday, John Hane was born on October 19, 1964 in Oklahoma City. Son of James Malcolm and Caroline Sloan (Easley) Alday.
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering magna cum laude, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1988. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1991.
Field engineer, Schlumberger Well Superior vena cava syndrome, Webster, Texas, 1988-1989;
development engineer, Ingersoll-Rand Company, Davidson, North Carolina, since 1991.
Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.