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university dean , Mechanical engineering educator

Michael John Goodwin, British mechanical engineering educator, university dean. Grantee United States Air Force, 1987, British Technology Group, 1988. Member Institute Mechanical Engineers (chairman Staffordshire section 1992-1994).

Background

Goodwin, Michael John was born on December 19, 1955 in Stoke-on-Trent, England. Son of Frederick and Johanne Catherina (Allis) Goodwin.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Stafordshire (England) University, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, Aston University, 1981.

Career

Development engineer, General Electric Company Turbine Generators Ltd., Stafford, England, 1978-1981; senior lecturer, Staffordshire (England) University, 1981-1987; principal lecturer, Staffordshire (England) University, 1987-1990; reader in mechanic engineering, Staffordshire (England) University, since 1990; manager solid mechanics group, Staffordshire (England) University, 1992-1996; professor mechanic engineering, associate dean, Staffordshire (England) University, since 1996. Chairman International Conference Vibration and Noise, Venice, 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Machine Vibration Journal, 1994-1996, various conference proceedings. Author: Dynamics of Rotor-Bearing Systems, 1989.

Membership

Member Institute Mechanical Engineers (chairman Staffordshire section 1992-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, hockey, football, travel, walking.

Connections

Married Diane Wood, July 16, 1977. Children: Daniel John, Clifford Michael, Laura Joanne.

father:
Frederick Goodwin

mother:
Johanne Catherina (Allis) Goodwin

spouse:
Diane Wood

child:
Clifford Michael Goodwin

child:
Daniel John Goodwin

child:
Laura Joanne Goodwin