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Richard A. Jensen

Associate Professor Emeritus of Engineering


Degrees

MBA, 1981, St Johns Univ Jamaica; DSC, 1975, Columbia University; MS, 1967, Columbia University; BE, 1966, Cooper Union


Bio

Professional license(s):

Professional Engineer New York, New Jersey

Areas of specialization:

Machine Design
Energy Conservation
Waste Treatment & Handling

Industrial Experience:

Burns & Roe, Principal Engineer, 1973-1991
Director Industrial Assessment Center, 1995-2001

Academic Interests:

Plant Processes, Plant Layout
Plastics
Hazardous Waste Treatment
Non-destructive Testing

Courses Taught:

Machine Design
Materials
Statics
Control Systems
Environmental Systems
Dynamic Modeling

Supervised student projects:

Bolting
Nuclear Valves
Water Purification
Natural Gas Refueling Station Design

Most Recent Publications:

ASME Journal of Manufacturing Aug. 1996 Design of a System to Test Plastic Pipe Joints
AWMA Proceedings, Placing Risk Assessment in a Real World Context

Professional & technical memberships:

ASME, APS, NYAS, ASEE, AAAS


Teaching Interests

Mechanical Engineering, History of Technology, History of Science, Forensic Science, Environment

Research Interests

Energy Conservation, Hybrid Vehicles, Steam, Materials
Photo of Richard Jensen

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