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Marek Urban

Dr. Marek Urban

'84

Dr. Urban received his B.S. degree in 1979 in Material Science and Chemistry from the University of Mining and Metallurgy in Cracow, Poland. He earned his Ph.D. degree in Solid State Chemistry with Professor Bahne Cornilsen in 1984, after joining the Chemistry Department of Michigan Tech with a master's degree in Physical Inorganic Chemistry from Marquette University in 1981.

Since 1986, after spending two years as Research Associate in the Macromolecular Science Department at Case Western Reserve . . .

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Erin A. Zimmer

Erin A. Zimmer (Atwell)

'98

Erin received a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Michigan Tech in 1998. She then went on to earn a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Connecticut in 2004, where she graduated at the top of her class.

After graduating from Michigan Tech, Erin begin working at Dow Corning Corporation as a Development Chemist in the Healthcare Industry. After spending two years in that role, she moved into a Technical Service role and was responsible for supporting . . .

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Nick A. Matwiyoff

Dr. Nick A. Matwiyoff

'59

M.S. (1962) and Ph.D. (1963) in Chemistry, University of Illinois - professor of cell biology, University of New Mexico - director, University of New Mexico Center for Non-Invasive Diagnosis - deputy director, University of New Mexico Cancer Center - distinguished academic career from Stanford, Penn State, Los Alamos to University of New Mexico.

From 1996 Induction to the College of Sciences and Arts Academy

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Paul B. Moore

Dr. Paul B. Moore

'62

Dr. Moore graduated from Michigan Tech in 1962 with a B.S. degree in Chemistry. After obtaining his M.S. and Ph.D. in Geophysics from the University of Chicago he embarked on a distinguished career in mineralogy.

Currently, Paul Moore is Professor Emeritus, Geophysical Sciences, of the University of Chicago. He has named 35 new species of mineral since 1965, thirteen of which he initially discovered himself. He is the author of 200 research publications and has named the most . . .

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Randall E. Winans

Dr. Randall E. Winans

'71

Dr. Winans received his B.S. in Chemistry from Michigan Tech in 1971 and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Cornell in 1975. He joined the Chemistry Division at Argonne National Laboratory where he is now Senior Chemist.

In his distinguished career in fuel science he chaired conferences, served on review panels for DOE, NSF, and universities, and he is on the editorial board of several journals. In 1988 he received the American Chemical Society's Henry H. Storch Award . . .

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