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Engineering educator

Paul Adolf Wuori, Finnish engineering educator. Named Commander of the Order of the white rose of Finland, 1983. Served to lieutenant Finnish Air Force Reserve, 1959-1960. Member European Society for Engineering Education (administrative council 1979-1987, president 1985-1986), Finnish Academy Technology Sciences, Nyländska Jaktklubben, Indiana Order Odd Fellows, 5 Grankulla (chairman 1974-1975).

Background

Wuori, Paul Adolf was born on August 1, 1933 in Kauniainen, Finland. Son of Bruno Adolf and Anna Maria (Nyberg) Wuori.

Education

Master of Science in Engineering, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1960. License of Technology, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1969. Doctor in Technology, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1972.

Career

Lab engineer Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, 1960-1967, acting professor, 1967-1973, professor in hydraulic machines, 1973-1976, 85-97, dean department mechanical engineering, 1976-1979, president, 1979-1985. Consultant in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Served to lieutenant Finnish Air Force Reserve, 1959-1960. Member European Society for Engineering Education (administrative council 1979-1987, president 1985-1986), Finnish Academy Technology Sciences, Nyländska Jaktklubben, Indiana Order Odd Fellows, 5 Grankulla (chairman 1974-1975).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Yachting.

Connections

Married Anne Mari Pihlström, August 17, 1963. Children: Eva Maria, Johan Henrik.

father:
Bruno Adolf Wuori

mother:
Anna Maria (Nyberg) Wuori

spouse:
Anne Mari Pihlström

child:
Eva Maria Wuori

child:
Johan Henrik Wuori