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Samuel Theodore Carpenter

educator , consultant engineer.

Samuel Theodore Carpenter, American educator, consultant engineer. award Ohio State University, 1970.

Background

Carpenter, Samuel Theodore was born on September 2, 1906 in Montpelier, Ohio, United States. Son of Otto A. and Bernice (Brownwell) Carpenter.

Education

Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Ohio State University, 1930, C.E., 1935, Master of Science, 1939.

Career

1 daughter, Shirley Marie. Instructor Swarthmore (Pennsylvania) College, 1935-1939, assistant professor, 1939-1942, associate professor, 1942-1946, professor, chairman сivil engineering department, 1946-1964, department chairman engineering, 1964-1972. Private construction engineering, 1932-1977.

Council member Engineering College Administrative Council. Board visitors School Engineering, University Pittsburgh.

Works

  • Author: Structural Frameworks (with C. T. Morris), 1943. Structural Mechanics, 1960. Contributor articles to engineering journals.

Membership

Member Swarthmore-Rutledge Union School Board. Member, chairman Swarthmore Planning Commission, 1971-1977. Named Engineer of Year, Delaware County chapter Pennsylvania Society Professional Engineers, 1967.

Member American Society Engineering Education, American Society of Civil Engineers, Society for Experimental Stress Analysis, Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Tau, Triangle.

Connections

Married Mary Nofzinger, March 31, 1934.

father:
Otto A. Carpenter

mother:
Bernice (Brownwell) Carpenter

spouse:
Mary Nofzinger