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Environmental engineer

Paul Hamilton King, American environmental engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (Walter Huber research prize 1976), Association Environmental Engineering Professors (president 1976), American Water Works Association, Water Pollution Control Federation, American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Xi.

Background

King, Paul Hamilton was born on July 14, 1936 in Brooklyn. Son of Marchant A. and Grace M. (Hamilton) King.

Education

Bachelor of Science, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1957. Master of Science, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1966.

Career

Sanitary engineer United States Public Health Service, Chicago, 1957-1959, Brown and Caldwell (consultant engineers), San Francisco, 1959-1960. Assistant professor University Kentucky, Lexington, 1961-1963. Member faculty Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, 1966-1979, Charles P. Lunsford professor civil engineering, 1976-1979.

Professor, head department civil engineering University Arizona, Tucson, 1979-1986. Dean College Engineering Northeastern University, Boston, since 1986. Consultant in water quality management to industry.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author technical papers.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers (Walter Huber research prize 1976), Association Environmental Engineering Professors (president 1976), American Water Works Association, Water Pollution Control Federation, American Society Engineering Education, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Patricia Irene Horner, June 20, 1959. Children– Deborah May, Stephen Hamilton.

father:
Marchant A. King

mother:
Grace M. (Hamilton) King

spouse:
Patricia Irene Horner

children:
Deborah May King

Stephen Hamilton King