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mechanical engineer

William Michael Toscano, American mechanical engineer. Grantee National Science Foundation. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chairman, v. chairman, chairman cryogenics committee), Association Computing Machinery, Sigma Xi.

Background

Toscano, William Michael was born on June 22, 1945 in Santa Barbara, California, United States. Son of Albert Michael and Wanda Mae (Watts) Toscano.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University California, Berkeley, 1967. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1973.

Master of Business Administration in Marketing, Finance, Boston University, 1980.

Career

Research associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1973-1974;research development manager, Helix Technology, Inc., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1974-1977;division manager, Foster-Miller, Inc., Waltham, 1977-1982;N.E. manager, Facilities and Manufacturing Automation, Inc., Framingham, 1982-1984;marketing director, Intermetrics, Inc., Cambridge, 1984-1987;president, Systems Designers Software, Inc., Burlington, Massachusetts, 1987-1991;vice president, Mitchell & Gauthier Associations, Inc., Concord, Massachusetts, since 1991. Consultant Dynatech Corporation, Cambridge, 1974-1976. Board directors Aspen Systems, Inc., Marlborough, Massachusetts.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Cryogenic Processes and Equipment in Energy Systems, 1982. Patentee in field. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chairman, v. chairman, chairman cryogenics committee), Association Computing Machinery, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, literature, computer software development.

Connections

Married Karen Valerie King, August 29 1982. Children: Aaron Michael, Anissa Marie, Jason Ian.

father:
Albert Michael Toscano

mother:
Wanda Mae (Watts) Toscano

spouse:
Karen Valerie King

child:
Aaron Michael Toscano

child:
Anissa Marie Toscano

child:
Jason Ian Toscano