Tribus, Myron

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TRIBUS, Myron. American, b. 1921. Genres: Education, Engineering, Environmental sciences/Ecology, Sciences, Technology. Career: University of California at Los Angeles, Engineering Dept, instructor, and subsequently asst professor, 1946-50, and assoc professor and subsequently professor, 1953-61; General Electric Co, Jet Engine Division, West Lynn, MA, and Evendale, OH, engineer, 1950-51; University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Aircraft Icing Research Project, director, 1951-53; Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, Thayer School of Engineering, dean, 1961-69; U.S. Dept of Commerce, assistant secretary of commerce for science and technology, 1969-70; Xerox Corp, senior vice-president, 1970-74; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, Center for Advanced Engineering Study, director, 1974-86; Exergy Inc, Hayward, CA, director, 1986-. Publications: Introductory Heat Transfer, 1950; Thermostatics and Thermodynamics: An Introduction to Energy, Information and States of Matter, 1961; Rational Descriptions, Decisions and Designs, 1969; Perspectives, 1995. Address: 4318 Whiteleaf Ct, Pensacola, FL 32504, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]