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safety engineer

Thomas Arthur Boster, American Safety engineer. Registered professor safety engineer, nuclear engineer, California. Danforth Association, 1968-1969. Member American Society for Testing and Materials, American Society Safety Engineers, American Physical Society, Society Automotive Engineers, Human Factors Society, Illuminating Engineering Society North America, Sigma Xi.

Background

Boster, Thomas Arthur was born on September 28, 1936 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Richard Thomas and Dorothy (Hefner) Boster.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics and Mathematics, Capital University, 1958. Master of Science in Physics, Ohio University, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Ohio University, 1966.

Career

Electrical engineer Northrop Corporation, Hawthorne, California, 1960-1962. Instructor Ohio University, Athens, 1962-1965. From assistant professor to associate professor of physics Oklahoma City University, 1965-1968.

Senior physicist, group leader, division safety supervisor Lawrence Livermore (California) Laboratory, 1968-1980. Safety engineer, partner Boster, Kobayashi & Associates, Livermore, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Registered professor safety engineer, nuclear engineer, California.

Works

Membership

Member American Society for Testing and Materials, American Society Safety Engineers, American Physical Society, Society Automotive Engineers, Human Factors Society, Illuminating Engineering Society North America, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Roberta Patricia Barbara, June 6, 1962. Children: Karen, Barbara, Susan.

father:
Richard Thomas Boster

mother:
Dorothy (Hefner) Boster

spouse:
Roberta Patricia Barbara

children:
Karen Boster

Barbara Boster

Susan Boster