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Chemical engineering educator

Joseph José Manuel Calo, American chemical engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, Rhode Island, New Jersey. Recipient American Telephone & Telegraph Company/Lucent Technologies Industrial Ecology fellowship, 1996, 97.


Calo, Joseph José Manuel was born on November 9, 1944 in Newark. Son of Serafin and Carmen (Garcia) Calo.


Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Newark College Engineering, 1966. AM, Princeton University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1970.

Master Ad Eundem (honorary), Brown University, 1983.


Research engineer Exxon Research and Engineering Company, Florham Park, New Jersey, 1974-1976. Assistant professor chemical engineering Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1976-1981. Associate professor engineering Brown University, Providence, 1981-1989, professor engineering, since 1989.

Visiting professor University Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom, spring 1992, University Alicante, Spain, summer 1992. Visiting scientist Argonne National Laboratory, Advanced Photon Source, 2006. Visiting senior investigator University Alicante, Spain, 2006.

Consultant chemical industry and government.


  • Registered professional engineer, Rhode Island, New Jersey.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to science journals.


Coach, Smithfield (Rhode Island) Youth Soccer Association, since 1985. Captain United States Air Force, 1970-1974. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, American Carbon Society, Providence Engineering Society, Sigma Xi.


Married Diane Helen Benimeli, July 14, 1968. Children: Joseph Manuel Junior, Andrew Joseph.

Serafin Calo

Carmen (Garcia) Calo

Diane Helen Benimeli

Joseph Manuel Junior Calo

Andrew Joseph Calo