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project engineer

Laurence deQuay, Dutch project engineer. Achievements include patent on hybrid butterfly valve, computer dynamic fluid flow simulation model development. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society for Testing and Materials (committee Philadelphia chapter), National Society of Professional Engineers, Louisiana Engineering Society, Planetary Society.

Background

DeQuay, Laurence was born on October 3, 1958 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Came to the United States, 1961.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Purdue University, 1980. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Mississippi State University, 1992.

Career

Commissioned ensign, United States Navy, 1980-1986;advanced through grades to Lieutenant, United States Navy, 1984;resigned, United States Navy, 1987;aerospace engineer, Pan American World Services, Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, 1986-1987;project engineer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Bay St. Louis, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent on hybrid butterfly valve, computer dynamic fluid flow simulation model development.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society for Testing and Materials (committee Philadelphia chapter), National Society of Professional Engineers, Louisiana Engineering Society, Planetary Society.

Connections

Son of Rutger Caspar Maria and Emily Lee (Schatt) deQ. Married Jeanne Marie Devane, May 23, 1987. Children: Rachel Suzanne, Emily Marie.

father:
Rutger Caspar Maria deQuay

mother:
Emily Lee (Schatt) deQuay

spouse:
Jeanne Marie Devane

child:
Rachel Suzanne deQuay

child:
Emily Marie deQuay