- BS Mechanical Engineering 1943
Wilfred Bobier earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Tech in 1943. He was a member of the Michigan Patent Lawyers Association and received the Engineer of Year Award from the Engineering Society of Detroit in 1949. Retired from his career as a registered patent agent, Wilfred Bobier holds over 100 U.S. and foreign patents, alone, with some classified as military secrets and withdrawn from issue.
Prior to his retirement, he served as vice president of the Dana Corporation. He was also the former president (and founder) of Hydura Inc. and Cyberflo Inc. In 1988 he established the Wilfred S. Bobier Jr. endowed scholarship to assist deserving engineering students with need and he is also a member of the Presidents Club.
From 1995 Induction to the Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics Academy