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materials engineering educator

Martin Eden Glicksman, American Materials engineering educator. Recipient Pure Science Research award Research Society of America, 1968, Arthur Flemming award Washington Junior Chamber of Commerce, Space Processing medal American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1998;Minerals Metals and Materials Society fellow American Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum Engineers, 1994.

Background

Glicksman, Martin Eden was born on April 4, 1937 in New York City. Son of Nathan Henry and Ruth Elaine (Rosensaft) Glicksman.

Education

Bachelor in Metallurgical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1961.

Career

Metallurgical engineer, Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati, 1957-1958;research metallurgist, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1961-1975;associate superintendent materials science division, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, 1974-1975;chairman, materials engineer department Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, 1975-1986;professor, materials engineer department Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, since 1986;professor materials engineering, department chairman materials engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, 1975-1986;John Tod Horton professor materials engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, since 1986. Van Horn lecturer Case Western Reserve U., 1984. Consultant in field.

Membership

Fellow American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society for Microbiology (Mechanical Engineering Grossman award 1971), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Member American Institute of Mining (Bruce Chalmers award 1992), American Society Metals International (Gold medal 2003), University Space Research Association (chairman board trustees 1986, director microgravity division since 1986), National Academy Engineering (Alexander von Humboldt Research prize, 2001).

Connections

Married Lucinda Jeanette Mulder, May 7, 1967.

father:
Nathan Henry Glicksman

mother:
Ruth Elaine (Rosensaft) Glicksman

spouse:
Lucinda Jeanette Mulder