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Nuclear engineering educator

Sidney Yip, Chinese nuclear engineering educator. Fellow Guggenheim Foundation, 1972; senior scientist A.V. Humboldt Foundation, Bonn, Federal Republic Germany, 1979. Fellow American Physical Society; member American Nuclear Society Clubs: Cambridge Sports Union, Saucony Racing.

Background

Yip, Sidney was born on January 28, 1936 in Beijing, China. Came to the United States, 1950. Son of Leung Tsoi and Emma (Kwong) Yip.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan, 1958;Master of Science, University of Michigan, 1959;Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1962.

Career

Research associate, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1963-1965;assistant professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1965-1969;associate professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1969-1973;professor nuclear engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, since 1973. Consultant International Business Machines Corporation Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, since 1980, Schlumberger-Doll Research Laboratory, Ridgefield, Connecticut, since 1982.

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society. Member American Nuclear Society Clubs: Cambridge Sports Union, Saucony Racing.

Connections

Married Nenita Teodoro, June 16, 1958.

father:
Leung Tsoi Yip

mother:
Emma (Kwong) Yip

spouse:
Nenita Teodoro