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educator , mechanical engineer

Linda Peretti Franzoni, American mechanical engineer, educator. Recipient career award National Science Foundation, 1995; National Aeronautics and Space Administration Langley Research Center fellow, 1988-1991. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Acoustical Society of America, North Carolina Acoustical Society (chairman 1994-1997), Sigma Xi.

Background

Franzoni, Linda Peretti was born on April 5, 1958 in New York City. Daughter of Louis Mark and Janet Madelyn (Brenner) Franzoni.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yale University, 1980. Master of Science, Duke University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1991.

Career

Engineer, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, 1981-1985;consultant, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, 1985-1986;assistant professor, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1993-1998;research assistant professor, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, 1991-1993;associate professor, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, since 1998.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Acoustical Society of America, North Carolina Acoustical Society (chairman 1994-1997), Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, cycling.

Connections

Married Steven William Paretti, May 7, 1977. Children: Christopher Louis, Kathryn Lea, Marc Thomas, John David.

father:
Louis Mark Franzoni

mother:
Janet Madelyn (Brenner) Franzoni

spouse:
Steven William Paretti

child:
Christopher Louis Franzoni

child:
Kathryn Lea Franzoni

child:
Marc Thomas Franzoni

child:
John David Franzoni