X

Sign Up




READARA

Rating

NA

Reviews

NA

Henry Petroski

AUTHOR

Henry Petroski is a civil engineering professor at Duke University where he specializes in failure analysis.

Petroski was born in Brooklyn, New York, and in 1963, he received his bachelor's degree from Manhattan College. He graduated with his Ph.D. in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1968. Before beginning his work at Duke in 1980, he worked at the University of Texas at Austin from 1968-74 and for the Argonne National Laboratory from 1975-80.

He has received honorary degrees from Clarkson University, Trinity College, Valparaiso University and Manhattan College. He is a registered professional engineer in Texas, a Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers, and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Engineering.

In 2004, he was appointed to the United States Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board.

Followers [0]

Contact

Tel : 919-660-5203

Profession

Industry :

Research :

Network :

Internet

Circles

Not in any circle

Book Journey

Reviews [NA]

Recommends [NA]

Followers [NA]

Followings [NA]

Book Events

My Favorite

Interview with Henry Petroski

My Other Books

My Bookshelf

No Books Available

Photos

No Photos Available

Videos

No Videos Available

Press Releases

No Press Release found

My Event Calendar   

My Community Reviews

No Community Reviews Available