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chemist , Engineer

Samuel Ebow Coleman, Ghanaian, American Chemist, engineer. Achievements include shared patents for Carbon dioxide-Enhanced Hydrocarbon withCorrosion-Resistant Cement and Method for Underground Support and Removal of Hazardous Ions in Ground Waters.

Background

Coleman, Samuel Ebow was born on February 13, 1945 in Kumasi, Ghana. Came to the United States, 1978. Son of Samuel Atta and Lucy (Sam) Coleman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, 1972. Master of Science in Cement Production Technology, Institute Chemical Technology, Prague, Czech Republic, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1981.

Career

General secretary, All African Students Union, Accra, 1972-1973;research assistant, Building and Road Research Institute, Kumasi, 1974;senior research engineer, Dowell Schlumberger, Tulsa, 1982-1986;project engineer, Law Engineering, Houston, 1986-1988;technical manager, Southwestern laboratories, Houston, 1989-1991;principal consultant, S.E. Coleman & Associations, Houston, since 1991;chemist, technical sales manager, Limestone Products Ltd., 1994-1996. Presenter at professional conferences.

Achievements

  • Achievements include shared patents for Carbon dioxide-Enhanced Hydrocarbon with Corrosion-Resistant Cement and Method for Underground Support and Removal of Hazardous Ions in Ground Waters.

Membership

Executive committee National Union Ghana Students, 1970-1971. President Union Ghanaian Students in Czech Republic, 1976, African Students Union Purdue University, 1979. Fellow American Institute Chemists.

Member National Society of Professional Engineers, American Society for Testing and Materials, International Concrete Repair Institute (president Houston chapter), United Nations Organization Eastern Oklahoma, Ghana University of Science and Technology Alumni of Houston (president).

Connections

Married Akosua Adufa Mintah, August 31, 1974 (divorced). 1 child, Kwesi; married Barbara Kai Codjoe, December 3, 1994.

father:
Samuel Atta Coleman

mother:
Lucy (Sam) Coleman

spouses:
Akosua Adufa Mintah

Barbara Kai Codjoe

child:
Kwesi Coleman