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The Academy of Distinguished Alumni of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics Members

Name Degree(s) Inducted
George C. Alex
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1949
04/18/1997
Gregory S. Babe
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU
04/21/2006
Rita A. Bajura
  • BA, chemistry, Mercyhurst College, 1963
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1979
04/05/2000
Edward P. Baldwin
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1940
04/24/1992
Jimmy P. Balsara
  • BE, chemical engineering, University of Karachi, 1961
  • MS, chemical engineering, Duke University, 1963
  • PhD, WVU 1966
04/23/1993
Richard W. Black
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1982
04/10/2015
George E. Butterworth, III
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1974
  • MS, nuclear engineering, Purdue University, 1976
04/16/2004
Harold M. Cather
  • BS, mechanical engineering, Texas A&M, 1917
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1923
  • ME, 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
  • BS, Naval science, University of South Carolina, 1945
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1948
  • MS, mechanical engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1949
  • ScD, mechanical engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1955
04/19/1996
Edmond R. Cokely
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1941
  • MS, aerospace engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1945
  • MS, UCLA, 1958
06/09/1990
Marcus G. Comuntzis
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1942
  • SM, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1950
06/09/1990
James G. Couch
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1943
04/22/1994
Thomas J. De Witt
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1970
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1972
2011
John F. Gardner
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1975
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1976
2001
Mridul Gautam
  • B.Tech., mechanical engineering, GB Pant University, Pantnagar, 1982
  • M.Tech., mechanical engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, 1984
  • PhD, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1989
2016
Karl Gdovka
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU 1961
01/05/2007
Lowell T. Harmison
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1960
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1961
  • PhD, University of Maryland, 1965
06/09/1990
Lawrence Hays
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1941
  • MS, mechanical engineering, Case Western Reserve, 1947
  • PhD, mechanical engineering, Georgia Tech, 1995
05/29/2008
David V. Heebink
  • BS,  mechanical engineering, WVU, 1949
  • MS, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1955
  • PhD, Stanford University, 1960
04/23/1993
Mark F. Horstemeyer
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1985
  • MS, mechanical engineering, Ohio State University, 1987
  • PhD, mechanical engineering, Georgia Tech, 1995
2012
Charles E. Jamison
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1965
  • MS, mechanical engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1967
04/21/1995
Malek A. Kabariti
  • BS, mechanical engineering, University of Texas, 1976
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1977
04/10/2014
Jessica (Sosenko) Lamp
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1989
  • MBA, WVU, 1990
  • JD, WVU, 1999
2018
David Linger
  • BS, aerospace engineering, WVU
  • MS, aerospace engineering, University of Cincinnati
  • MBA, Xavier University, 2009
2016
Marvin Dale Martin
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU
04/15/2005
Richard L. McCormick, Jr.
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1981
2010
Thomas Lee Moore, II
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1983
2019
Fred N. Mudge
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1956
  • MBA, Bellarmine College, 1977
04/21/1995
Leonard S. Nicholson
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU 1961
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1963
04/24/1992
David L. Nussear
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU 1989
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1992
2016
Tim Pawlak
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1982
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1993
2010
Augistine A. Pitrolo
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1952
06/09/1990
Robert J. Pokorski
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1982
05/29/2008
John M. Rackley
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1949
04/18/1997
Robert L. Rackley
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1964
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1966
  • PhD, WVU, 1969
1999
Mark F. Reeder
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1989
  • MS, mechanical engineering, Ohio State University, 1991
  • PhD, mechanical engineering, Ohio State University, 1994
04/10/2015
John J. Richard
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1950
  • MS, mechanical engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1963
06/09/1990
Charles M. Schaeffer
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1959
1998
Carolyn Conner Seepersad
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 19969
  • MA/BA, philosophy, politics and economics, Oxford University, 1998
  • PhD, mechanical engineering, Georgia Tech, 2004
2019
Robert D. Snyder
  • PhD, WVU, 1965
04/19/2002
George E. Sutton
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1948
  • MS, mechanical engineering, University of Florida, 1957
  • PhD, Michigan State University, 1957
04/19/1996
Stefan Thynell
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1980
  • MS, NC State University,  1983
  • PhD, NC State University, 1986
01/05/2007
Charles M. Vest
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1963
  • MS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1964
  • PhD, University of Michigan, 1967
06/09/1990
Thomas E. Watson
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1969
  • BS, mechanical engineering, Virginia Tech, 1984
2013
George W. Weaver
  • BS, mechanical engineering, WVU, 1948
04/19/1991
Donald Wiebe
  • BS, mechanical engineering., WVU, 1949
  • MS, mechanical engineering., WVU, 1951
04/19/1991
Donald T. Worrell
  • BS, electrical engineering, WVU, 1949
  • MS, electrical engineering, WVU, 1946
06/09/1990