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inventor , Civil engineer , Aeronautical engineer

Lorenz Eber, German, American aeronautical engineer, civil engineer. Achievements include patent for surveying field book cover; invention of mechanical cable drum lifter, air cushion highway cleaning machine, novel airplaine wing structure, boundary layer airplane controls; planning, design and construction of a modern roundabout on Bainbridge Island. Recipient Boeing fellowship, 1996.

Background

Eber, Lorenz was born on January 30, 1963 in Bad Oldesloh, Germany. Son of Gerhard Clemens and Ursula (Eberhart) Eber. came to the United States, 1980.

Education

Student, Columbia University, 1983. Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Northwestern University, 1986. Postgraduate, University Tunis, Tunisia, 1987.

Master of Science in Aeronautical Engineering, University Washington, 2002.

Career

Cooperative engineer Harza Engineering Company, Chicago, 1985-1986. Civil engineer Howard Needles Tammen & Bergendoff, 1988-1990. Project design engineer Andersen Bjornstad Kane Jacobs Inc., Seattle, 1990-1993.

Owner, president Inventexx Company, 1993-1997. Engineer Boeing Aircraft Company, 1997—2000. Engineer, project manager City of Bainbridge Island, since 2000.

Engineering volunteer Navajo Indian Tribe, Window Rock, Arizona, 1984. Product development consultant Ingenieur Büro Eber, Steinburg, Germany, 1983.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent for surveying field book cover. Invention of mechanical cable drum lifter, air cushion highway cleaning machine, novel airplaine wing structure, boundary layer airplane controls. Planning, design and construction of a modern roundabout on Bainbridge Island.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor photographs to magazines, books.

Membership

President Winslow Park Condominiums, Bainbridge Island, Washington, 1990-1992. Vice president Northwestern Outing Club, Evanston, Illinois, 1984-1986. President Olympic Terrace Association, since 1996, vice president World Bike for Breath.

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Civil Engineers (treasurer 1984-1986), Institute Transportation Engineers.

Connections

Married Paula Susette Holmes, June 9, 1985. Children: Anya C., Yvonne R.

father:
Gerhard Clemens Eber

mother:
Ursula (Eberhart) Eber

spouse:
Paula Susette Holmes

children:
Anya C. Eber

Yvonne R. Eber