About the Author

Academic Biography

  • Doctor of Materials Science, MIT
  • Master of Materials Engineering, RPI
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Kettering University

Publications

  • "Comprehensive Risk Abatement: A Paradigm Shift," written by invitation as a chapter in the book entitled Research, Practices, and Innovations in Global Risk and Contingency Management, Pub. by IGI Global, Edited by K.D. Strang, M.E. Korstanje and N. Vajjhala, (2018), ISBN 9781522547549, p. 187 - 210.
  • "Comprehensive Risk Abatement Methodology as a Lean Operations Strategy," International Journal of Risk and Contingency Management, 4(1), p. 39-52 (Jan-Mar 2015).
  • "Stress Corrosion Cracking Simulation," Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, Institute of Physics Publishing, 5, No. 2, p. 129-147 (1997).
  • "Corrosive Amine Characterization," Corrosion 96 - The NACE International Annual Conference and Exposition, Paper No. 394, (1996).
  • "Using Electrochemical Software to Solve Corrosion Control/Materials Performance Problems in the Petroleum Refining Industry," written by invitation as a chapter in the book entitled Current Topics in Electrochemistry, Pub. by Research Trends, Edited by J. C. Alexander, 2, (1993), ISBN 81-85607-53-2, p. 311 - 321.
  • "Improved Outgassing for Hydroprocessing Vessels," Chemical Engineering Communications, 129, (1994) p. 123 - 134.
  • "Science, Logic and the Thinking Christian," Interdisciplinary Biblical Research Institute, Research Report 38, (1990), ISBN 0-944788-38-6.
  • "Mass Transport in Electrochemistry," Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 172 (1984) p. 1 - 9.
  • "A New Approach for Determining Corrosion Current and Tafel Slopes," Corrosion, 37, 12, (1981) p. 723 - 726.
  • "Selecting an Algicide for Use with Aluminum Alloys," Water Research, 15, (1981) p. 1117 - 1124.
  • "Corrosion of High Ni-Cr Alloys and Type 304L Stainless Steel in HNO3 - HF," Savannah River Laboratory, Report DP-1550, (1980).
  • "Numerical Simulation of Multiconstituent Diffusion and Helium Release Characteristic of the 238PuO2 Heat Source Used in Radioisotopic Thermoelectric Generators," Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, Report LA-6360, (1976).
  • "Protective Coatings for 7079-T6," Sandia Laboratories, Report SLA-73-0594, (1973).
  • "Mathematical Simulation of Stress Corrosion Cracking," Corrosion, 27, 11, (1971) p. 455 - 458.
  • "Influence of Aging Time and Temperature on the Susceptibility of gamma - Quenched U - 5%Nb Alloy to SCC," Corrosion, 28, 1, (1972) p. 35 - 38.
  • "Computer Simulation of Stress Corrosion Cracking," Corrosion, 27, 2, (1971) p. 84 - 90.
  • "Protective Metallic Coatings for gamma - Quenched U-5 wt. % Nb Alloy," Journal of Nuclear Materials, 43 (1972) p. 343 - 346.
  • "The Dynamics and Thermodynamics of Solid-Fluid-Fluid Three-Phase Contact," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 30, 1 (1969) p. 21 - 33.

Patents

  • "Method for Reducing Turnaround Time of Hydroprocessing Units" Patent 5,258,116."
  • "Preparation and Application of Anticorrosive Additive in Amine Systems" Patent 5,472,638.
  • "Water Washing to Remove Salts" Patent 5,656,152.
  • "Intermittent Water Washing to Remove Salts" Patent 5,656,151.

Professional Societies

  • Institute of Physics (MInstP)
  • Association of Consulting Chemists and Chemical Engineers