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consultant , Chemicals executive

Nev Altan Gokcen, American chemicals executive, consultant. Achievements include patents for Technique For Measurement Of Ionic Activities. Recipient Faculty Research Award, Michigan Technology University, 1953, Election To Trustees Roll, Aerospace Corporation, 1969; fellow fellowship, Japan Society for Promotion, 1980, American Institute of Chemists, 1970, American Society for Metals, 1984.

Background

Gokcen, Nev Altan was born on September 21, 1921 in Puturge, Malatya, Turkey. Son of Ismail Tufan Gokcen and Emine Bekir.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1938—1942. Master of Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1942—1945. Science D, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Master of Arts, 1951.

Career

Educator Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania, 1943—1944, Michigan Technology University, Houghton, Michigan, 1951—1956, University of Pa,, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1956—1961. Head thermodynamics Aerospace Corporation, El Segundo, California, 1961—1977, United States Bureau of Mines, Albany, Oregon, 1977—1996. Consultant Boston Science, Palos Verdes Estates, California, from 1998.

Director Aydin Corporation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1973—1994.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for Technique For Measurement Of Ionic Activities.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Thermodynamicas, Statistical Thermodynamics. Contributor articles to professional journal.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Emel Gokcen, January 25, 1946. Children: Selma, Altan.

father:
Ismail Tufan Gokcen

mother:
Emine Bekir

spouse:
Emel Gokcen

child:
Selma Gokcen

child:
Altan Gokcen