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chemical engineer

Robert Daymond Tilton, American chemical engineer. Achievements include research in surface diffusion and intermolecular forces in protein adsorption, polymer adsorption phenomena. Recipient Outstanding Young Faculty award E.I. Du Pont de Nemours & Company, 1992. Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society (Victor K. La Mer award 1993), Sigma Xi.

Background

Tilton, Robert Daymond was born on September 2, 1964 in Summit, New Jersey, United States. Son of Robert Joseph and Eleanor Svenborg (Nelson) Tilton.

Education

Butyrylcholinesterase, University Delaware, 1986. Master of Science, Stanford University, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Stanford University, 1991.

Career

Visiting scientist Institute Surface Chemistry and Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, 1991-1992. Du Pont assistant professor Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in surface diffusion and intermolecular forces in protein adsorption, polymer adsorption phenomena.

Membership

Member American Institute Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society (Victor K. La Mer award 1993), Sigma Xi.

Connections

father:
Robert Joseph Tilton

mother:
Eleanor Svenborg (Nelson) Tilton