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mechanical engineer educator

Massoud Kaviany, American mechanical engineer educator. Grantee National Science Foundation, since 1982, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, since 1987. Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers; member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association of Combustion Synthesis, American Physical Society, American Society Chemical Engineers.

Background

Kaviany, Massoud was born on July 1, 1948 in Tehran, Iran. Came to the United States, 1968. Son of Morad and Farideh (Etebaii) Kaviany.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Illinois, Chicago, 1973. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Illinois, Chicago, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University California, 1979.

Career

Staff scientist, Lawrence Berkeley (California) Laboratory, 1979-1980; assistant professor, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1981-1985; associate professor, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1985-1986; associate professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1986-1992; professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1992. Consultant Allen Bradley Company, Milwaukee, 1985, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, since 1988, Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, since 1992, S.W. Research Institute, San Antonio, since 1992.

Works

Membership

Fellow American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association of Combustion Synthesis, American Physical Society, American Society Chemical Engineers.

Connections

Married MItra Kaviany, January, 1985. Children: Saara, Parisa.

father:
Morad Kaviany

mother:
Farideh (Etebaii) Kaviany

spouse:
MItra Kaviany

child:
Saara Kaviany

child:
Parisa Kaviany