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Mechanical engineering educator

Stefan Thynell, Swedish mechanical engineering educator. Grantee National Science Foundation, 1988, Department Defense Office Naval Research, 1988, Army Research Office, 1992, University Research Initiative Department Defense, 1992. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (K-12 committee aerospace heat transfer since 1987), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (thermophysics committee), Society Applied Spectroscopy.

Background

Thynell, Stefan was born on September 10, 1954 in Hassleholm, Sweden. Son of Arvid Julius and Elsa (Adamsson) Thynell. came to the United States, l976.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, l980; Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina State University, l983; Doctor of Philosophy, North Carolina State University, l986.

Career

Teaching assistant department mechanical engineering North Carolina State University, Raleigh, 1980-1986. Assistant professor mechanical engineering Pennsylvania State University, University Park, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor 22 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (K-12 committee aerospace heat transfer since 1987), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (thermophysics committee), Society Applied Spectroscopy.

Connections

father:
Arvid Julius Thynell

mother:
Elsa (Adamsson) Thynell