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Dieter, Dr. George

Dieter, Dr. George

Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering
Glenn L. Martin Institute Professor of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
2145 Glenn L. Martin Hall, Building 088

EDUCATION

  • Sc.D., Carnegie-Mellon University, 1953

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • President’s Medal, University of Maryland
  • Educator Award, Minerals, Metals and Materials Society of AIME;
  • Lamme Medal, ASEE;
  • Fellow of American Society for Metals (ASM), American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), American Association for the Advancement of Science and American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineering (AIME);
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • President, American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE), 1993-1994;
  • Engineer’s Public Policy Council, AAES, 1996;
  • ASME Design Education Curriculum Innovation Award;
  • Co-editor, Series of Manufacturing Engineering and Materials Processing, Marcel Dekker, Inc;
  • Editor, ASM Handbook, Vol. 20, Materials Selection and Design, 1994-1997;
  • Director, American Association of Engineering Societies, 1993-1994;
  • Presented 1995 Honorary Engineering Lecture, Pennsylvania State University;
  • Chair, Evaluation Panel for Advanced Research Programs in Engineering, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, August 1995;
  • Chair, Armaments and Armor Panel, Technical Review Committee for Army Research Lab, 2000-2004.

Materials processing Engineering design Quality engineering Engineering education

2012

  • Dieter, G.E. and L.C. Schmidt, Engineering Design, 5th ed., McGraw-Hill Book Co, 825 pages, 2012

2009

  • Dieter, G.E. and L.C. Schmidt, Engineering Design, 4th ed. McGraw-Hill Book Co, 825 pages, 2009

2000

  • Dieter, G., Engineering Design, 3rd Ed., McGraw-Hill Book Co., 798 pages, 2000.

1997

  • Dieter, G.E., “Overview of the Materials Selection Process,” ASM Handbook, Vol. 20, Materials Selection and Design, ASM International, 1997.
  • Dieter, G.E., “Relationship Between Materials Selection and Materials Processing,” ASM Handbook, Vol. 20, Materials Selection and Design, ASM International, 1997.

1996

  • Dieter, G.E., and E.R. Schnell, “Total Quality Management in Research,” The Elements of Academic Research, R.H. McCuen, Ed., ASCE Press, 1996.

1986

  • Dieter, G., Mechanical Metallurgy, 3rd Ed., McGraw-Hill Book Co., 751 pages, 1986.

Welcome, NAE Members

The Clark School welcomes six National Academy Engineering members who will be returning to or joining our faculty this fall.

CECD Celebrates Twenty Years of Research and Education Excellence

The Center for Engineering Concepts Development celebrated its distinguished history and decades of accomplishments during their 20th Anniversary and Middleton Luncheon.

Pines Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Dean of UMD's engineering school to receive one of engineering's highest honors.

George Dieter Celebrates His 90th Birthday, Applauds Social Change Course

Students award AWCAA $10,000 to help African women with cancer.

Remembering Marilyn Berman Pollans

The Clark School mourns the recent loss of its leader and trailblazer, Marilyn Berman Pollans, on June 17.

2014 UMD Corporate Connector of the Year Announced

Dr. Michael Pecht and the Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering

A. James Clark School of Engineering Dedicates New Learning Center

New Arnold E. Seigel Learning Center delivers a state-of-the-art 21st century learning environment.

New Minta Martin Professors Named

Historic honor recognizes full professors who have made significant scholarly contributions.

Innovation Hall of Fame Moves, Inducts New Members

The Innovation Hall of Fame has moved to its new Kim Building home and now includes two new members.

Pioneering MTECH Celebrates 20 Years Linking the Clark School and Business

This week the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (MTECH) celebrated its 20th anniversary and was honored for its pioneering and ever-growing services that link Clark School capabilities and the needs of the business world. The celebration was held in the new Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building.

  • American Society for Metals
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • Minerals, Metals and Materials Society of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineering