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Vassilis Constantinos Panteleimon Morforpoulos Edit Profile

technical and scientific consultant

Vassilis Constantinos Panteleimon Morforpoulos, Greek technical and scientific consultant. Patentee in field. Recipient J. Starr award Purdue University, 1959; William Campbell fellow, 1960-1962; H. Krumb fellow, 1960-1962; American Iron and Steel Institute fellow, 1962-1964.

Background

Morforpoulos, Vassilis Constantinos Panteleimon was born on October 22, 1937 in Athens, Greece. Came to the United States, 1955, naturalized, 1963. Son of Constantinos Vassilis and Dina Michael (Constantinou) Morforpoulos.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1958. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1960. Doctor of Science, Columbia University, 1964.

Career

Research associate Purdue University, 1958-1960. Research and development engineer United States Steel Corporation, 1961, Atomic Energy Commission, 1963. Instructor City University New York, 1961-1963.

Research associate, fellow Columbia University, 1960-1965. Technical director American Standards Testing Bureau, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1966, also head laboratory. Director Atlantic X-Ray, Inc., Philadelphia, Architectural Research Corporation, Philadelphia, American Polymer Concrete Corporation, Augusta, Georgia, E.B.T.A., Inc., Athens.

Board directors Franklin Research International, Inc., Philadelphia. Member transportation research board National Research Council. Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Patentee in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow American Institute Chemists. Member Association Consultant Chemists and Chemical Engineers, American Institute of Mining, American Ordnance Association, American Society Metals, American Society Safety Enfrs., American Society Non-Destructive Testing, American Society for Testing and Materials, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Engineering Education, British Iron and Steel Institute, Electro-Chemical Society, International Chemical Union, National Fire Protection Association, New York Academy of Sciences, Society International Development, Society Automotive Engineers, Society Aerospace Materials and Process Engineers, Society Plastics Engineers, American Welding Society.

Connections

Married Irini-Nike Sarlis, December 31, 1962. 1 son, Constantine Alexander Michael, III.

father:
Constantinos Vassilis Morforpoulos

mother:
Dina Michael (Constantinou) Morforpoulos

spouse:
Irini-Nike Sarlis