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Nuclear engineering educator

William Russell Martin, American Nuclear engineering educator. Recipient Glenn Murphy award American Society for Engineering Education, 1993; Distinguished scholar University of Michigan College Engineering, 1967; visiting fellow Royal Society, London, 1989. Fellow American Nuclear Society; member American Physical Society, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Background

Martin, William Russell was born on June 2, 1945 in Flint, Michigan, United States. Son of Carl Marcus and Audrey Winifred (Rosene) Martin.

Education

Biosystems Engineering in Engineering Physics, University Michigan, 1967. Master of Science in Physics, University Wisconsin, 1968. Microsoft Security Essentials in Nuclear Engineering, University Michigan, 1975.

Doctor of Philosophy in Nuclear Engineering, University Michigan, 1976.

Career

Principal physicist, Combustion Engineering, Inc., Windsor, Connecticut, 1976-1977;assistant professor nuclear engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1977-1981;associate professor nuclear engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1981-1988;professor nuclear engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1988;director laboratory for science computation, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1986;chairman nuclear engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1990-1994;associate dean for academic affairs College Engineering, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, since 1994. Consultant Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, since 1982, Los Alamos (New Mexico) National Laboratory, 1980-1989, International Business Machines Corporation, Inc., Kingston, New York, 1984, Rockwell International, Pittsburgh, 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Transport Theory, 1979. Author technical and conference papers.

Membership

Fellow American Nuclear Society. Member American Physical Society, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, reading, skiing, sailing.

Connections

Married Patricia Ann Williams, August 13, 1967. Children: Amy Leigh, Jonathan William.

father:
Carl Marcus Martin

mother:
Audrey Winifred (Rosene) Martin

spouse:
Patricia Ann Williams

children:
Amy Leigh Martin

Jonathan William Martin