The Academy of Distinguished Alumni of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics Members

Name Degree(s) Inducted
George C. Alex
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1949
04/18/1997
Gregory S. Babe
  • »BSME WVU
04/21/2006
Rita A. Bajura
  • B.A. Chemistry, Mercyhurst College, 1963
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1979
04/05/2000
Edward P. Baldwin
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1940
04/24/1992
Jimmy P. Balsara
  • BE-CE, University of Karachi, 1961
  • M.S. Chemical Engineering, Duke University, 1963
  • Ph.D. (TAM) West Virginia University, 1966
04/23/1993
Richard W. Black
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1982
04/10/2015
George E. Butterworth, III
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1974
  • M.S. Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University, 1976
04/16/2004
Harold M. Cather
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M, 1917
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1923
  • M.E., Texas A&M, 1939
06/09/1990
Carl H. Cather, Sr.
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1916
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University if Illinois, 1922
06/09/1990
Jack B. Chaddock
  • B.S. Naval Science, University of South Carolina, 1945
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1948
  • S.M. Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1949
  • Sc.D. Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1955
04/19/1996
William S. Clapper
  • B.S. Aerospace Engineering, West Virginia University, 1969
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 1981
  • M.B.A. University of Cincinnati, 1984
04/23/1993
Edmond R. Cokely
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1941
  • M.S. Aerospace Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1945
  • M.S.E., UCLA, 1958
06/09/1990
Marcus G. Comuntzis
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1942
  • S.M., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1950
06/09/1990
James G. Couch
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1943
04/22/1994
John F. Gardner
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1975
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1976
2001
Karl Gdovka
  • WVU BSME 1961
01/05/2007
Lowell T. Harmison
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1060
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1960
  • Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1965
06/09/1990
Lawrence Hays
  • BSME, 1941, WVU
  • MSME, 1947, Case School of Applied Science now Case Western
  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Tech, 1995
05/29/2008
David V. Heebink
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1949
  • M.S., Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1955
  • Ph.D., Stanford University, 1960
04/23/1993
Charles E. Jamison
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1965
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1967
04/21/1995
Malek A. Kabariti
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas, 1976
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1977
04/10/2014
Marvin Dale Martin
  • BSME WVU
04/15/2005
Richard L. McCormick, Jr.
  • BSME from West Virginia University in 1981
  • Graduate Studies,WVU in Material Design
2010
Fred N. Mudge
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1956
  • M.B.A., Bellarmine College, 1977
04/21/1995
Leonard S. Nicholson
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1961
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1963
04/24/1992
Tim Pawlak
  • BSME from WVU in 1982
  • MSME from WVU in 1993
2010
Augistine A. Pitrolo
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1952
06/09/1990
Robert J. Pokorski
  • BSME degree from WVU in 1982
05/29/2008
John M. Rackley
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1949
04/18/1997
Robert L. Rackley
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1964
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1966
  • Ph.D., West Virginia University, 1969
1999
Mark F. Reeder
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1989
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University, 1991
  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University, 1994
04/10/2015
John J. Richard
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1950
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1963
06/09/1990
Charles M. Schaeffer
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1959
1998
Robert D. Snyder 04/19/2002
George E. Sutton
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1948
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, 1957
  • Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1957
04/19/1996
Stefan Thynell
  • BSME 1980, WVU
  • MS 1983, NC State University
  • Ph.D. 1986, NC State University
01/05/2007
Charles M. Vest
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1963
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1964
  • Ph.D., University of Michigan, 1967
06/09/1990
George W. Weaver
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1948
04/19/1991
Donald Wiebe
  • B.S.E.M., West Virginia University, 1949
  • M.S.E.M., West Virginia University, 1951
04/19/1991
Donald T. Worrell
  • B.S. Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1949
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1946
06/09/1990