APRIL 1998
A newsletter for alumni, students, and friends of the Mechanical Engineering Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Alumni News

Neubar Kamalian (BS'59), originally from Racine, is retired after working in Washington, D.C. for the Navy and at the Department of Transportation in high speed ground transportation plus time in defense-related private industry. He lives in Potomac, MD.

Helmut M. Gartner (BS'66) e-mails that he is currently residing in Hopewell Junction, New York.

John R. White (BS'87) received his MS in 1991 from the University of California at Davis and is currently designing artificial hip implants for Biomet Incorporated in Warsaw, IN.

John D. Goddard (BS'87) is lead engineer for truck engine development with Caterpillar, Inc. In Memoriam

Richard S. Hartenberg (BS'28) died on December 24, 1997, at his home in Wilmette, IL at the age of 90. He was Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, where he taught for 56 years.

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ME Newsletter is a periodic publication of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Correspondence should be sent to the address below.

ME Newsletter
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Madison, WI 53706-1572

      Editor: Gail Gawenda

Designer: Lynda Litzkow

Last Modified: Wednesday, 20-May-1998 12:00:00 CDT

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