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Chemical engineer

Ralph Hayes Colby, American Chemical engineer. Achievements include theory and experiment on complex fluid dynamics;polymers, polymer blends, block copolymers, liquid crystal polymers, branched polymers and networks. M C. Recipient Walter P. Murphy fellowship Northwestern University, 1981. Member American Physical Society, Society Rheology, British Society Rheology.

Background

Colby, Ralph Hayes was born on February 27, 1958 in Providence. Son of Edwin F. and Janice (Abel) Colby.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Cornell University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1985.

Career

Research scientist Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, New York, since 1985. Adjunct assistan professor department physics and astronomy, University Rochester, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include theory and experiment on complex fluid dynamics;polymers, polymer blends, block copolymers, liquid crystal polymers, branched polymers and networks. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Physical Society, Society Rheology, British Society Rheology.

Connections

Married Patricia Cook, July 15, 1982. Children: Melissa S., Edwin F., Graham R.

father:
Edwin F. Colby

mother:
Janice (Abel) Colby

spouse:
Patricia Cook

children:
Melissa S. Colby

Edwin F. Colby

Graham R. Colby