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chemical engineer

Terry Lee Tolliver, American chemical engineer. Achievements include development and design of distillation column control strategies.

Background

Tolliver, Terry Lee was born on February 4, 1948 in St. Louis. Son of Morgan M. and Evelyn R. (Bitzer) Tolliver.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, U. Missouri, Rolla, 1969;Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, U. Missouri, Rolla, 1972;the Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, U. Missouri, Rolla, 1982.

Career

Engineer I,, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, 1969-1971;engineer II, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, 1971-1974;senior engineer, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, 1974-1977;engineering specialist, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, 1977-1980;principal engineering specialist, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, 1980-1985;engineering fellow, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, since 1985. Biann. lecturer Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1978-1986. Affiliate professor Washington University, St. Louis, 1985-1986.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development and design of distillation column control strategies.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Advances in Instrumentation (best paper award 1986, 94), Industry Standard Architecture transactions (best paper award 1987), chapter to book.

Membership

Treasurer Shaw Avenue United Methodist Church, St. Louis, 1974-1975, chairman administrative board, 1975-1976. Member administrative board Green Trails United Methodist Church, Chesterfield, Missouri, since 1990. Fellow Instrument Society of America (Intech editorial advisory board since 1992, control system engineer examination committee 1992, director division 1990-1991, E.G. Bailey award 1993).

Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers (chairman St. Louis 1983-1984, board directors 1987-1990), Fisher-Rosemount Systems User Group (board directors 1993-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, skiing.

Connections

Married Valerie R. LaVista, May 5, 1973. Children: Julia, Michael.

father:
Morgan M. Tolliver

mother:
Evelyn R. (Bitzer) Tolliver

spouse:
Valerie R. LaVista

child:
Julia Tolliver

child:
Michael Tolliver