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Dr. J. Peter Gorog

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Education:
PhD, Metallurgical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Thesis: “Heat Transfer in Direct Fired Rotary Kilns”
MS, Metallurgical Engineering, Michigan Technological University,Thesis: “On the Characterization of Bubbles from Submerged Orifices in Liquid Metals”
BS, Metallurgical Engineering, Michigan Technological University  

Work Experience:

10 years with Houghton Cascade providing technical support for lime kilns.

25 years with Weyerhaeuser providing internal technical support for chemical recovery.

Patents:

Holds 4 patents on materials and design of refractory linings for black liquor gasification.

Hobbies: 

Enjoys playing banjo and bike riding.

Education

Michigan Technological University
MS

Metallurgical Engineering, University of British Columbia
PhD

Michigan Technological University
BS

Job History

Weyerhaeuser
Internal technical support for chemical recovery. Patents:

Houghton Cascade
Technical support for lime kilns