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researcher , Chemical engineer

Ronald E. Brown, American chemical engineer, researcher. Achievements include numerous patents; inventor processes for synthetic lubricants, cyclohexane separation, ethylene furnace additive technology, and heavy oil upgrading. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers.

Background

Brown, Ronald E. was born on July 18, 1954 in Hammond, Indiana, United States. Son of Berton E. and Jeanne S. (Leiffers) Brown.

Education

Bachelor in Chemistry, Hope College, Holland, Michigan, 1976. Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, 1978. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, 1995.

Career

Staff engineer, Phillips Petroleum, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1978-1984;research engineer, Phillips Petroleum, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1984-1986;research process engineer, Phillips Petroleum, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1986-1991;senior research engineer, Phillips Petroleum, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include numerous patents. Inventor processes for synthetic lubricants, cyclohexane separation, ethylene furnace additive technology, and heavy oil upgrading.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers.

Connections

Married Dawn Erickson, May 14, 1977. Children: Grete Dawn, Ethan William.

father:
Berton E. Brown

mother:
Jeanne S. (Leiffers) Brown

spouse:
Dawn Erickson

children:
Grete Dawn Brown

Ethan William Brown