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Robert Porter, Ph.D.

Professor, Emeritus

Office: 

E1-243

Phone: 

312.567.3175

Fax: 

312.567.7230

Email: 

Education 

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering & Astronautical Sciences, Northwestern University, 1966
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, 1963
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois, 1961

Expertise 

Thermal Engineering

Research 

Electric power generation, cogeneration, refrigeration

Awards 

Octave Chanute Medal Award (Engineering Paper) Western Society of Engineers, 1976

Fellow Member, ASME, 1992

Professional Society Memberships