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William Todd Miller

engineer , educator.

William Todd Miller, American engineer, educator. Recipient Sigma Delta Chi Best Teacher Award (Purdue), 1944. Fellow American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers; member American Society for Engineering Education, Indiana State Administrative Building Council; Mason (York rite).

Background

Miller, William Todd was born on September 14, 1888 in Neponset, Illinois, United States. Son of James Todd and Christina (Stevenson) Miller.

Education

Student manual training school, Washington University, 1906-1909. Bachelor of Science, Purdue, 1916.

Career

Supervisor of heat and power, Oklahoma State Institutions, Oklahoma, 1909-1912. Superintendent Lafayete Boxboard and Paper Company, Lafayette, Indiana, 1916-1925. Chief plant engineer Fort Wayne (Indiana) Corrugated Paper Company, 1925-1928.

Professor mechanic engineering, Purdue, since 1928, emeritus professor mechanical engineering, since 1959.

Works

  • Contributor Encyclopedia British, 1959. Researcher in heating, durability of insulation and heat transfer.

Membership

Fellow American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers. Member American Society for Engineering Education, Indiana State Administrative Building Council. Mason (York rite).

Connections

Married Leona Mabel Allen, April. Children: Todd Allen, William Stevenson, James Chapman.

father:
James Todd Miller

mother:
Christina (Stevenson) Miller

spouse:
Leona Mabel Allen

children:
Todd Allen Miller

William Stevenson Miller

James Chapman Miller