Engineers

Carver Mead

Carver Mead

1 May 1934 -

Engineers

Gennadi Strekalov

Gennadi Strekalov

1940 - 2004

Russian cosmonaut

Piotr Wilniewczyc

Piotr Wilniewczyc

31 January 1887 - 23 December 1960

Polish arms designer

Yuan-Cheng Fung

Yuan-Cheng Fung

September 15, 1919 -

Engineers

Wilhelm Bauer

Wilhelm Bauer

23 December 1822 - 20 June 1875

Engineers

Bob Bemer

Bob Bemer

February 8, 1920 - June 22, 2004

Engineers

John Rennie the Younger

John Rennie the Younger

30 August 1794 - 1874

Engineers

Frederick Handley Page

Frederick Handley Page

15 November 1885 - 21 April 1962

Engineers

James H. Ellis

James H. Ellis

25 September 1924 - 25 November 1997

Engineers

John By

John By

7 August 1779 - 1 February 1836

Engineers

Nikolai Tikhonov

Nikolai Tikhonov

14 May 1905 - 1 June 1997

Russian metallurgist

James Buchanan Eads

James Buchanan Eads

May 23, 1820 - March 8, 1887

Engineers

Jack Ryan (designer)

Jack Ryan (designer)

December 12, 1926 - August 13, 1991 (aged 64)

American designer

Leroy Chiao

Leroy Chiao

August 28, 1960 -

American engineer, former NASA astronaut, entrepreneur, motivational speaker and engineering consultant

Robert Dudley (explorer)

Robert Dudley (explorer)

7 August 1574 - 6 September 1649

engineer, cartographer

Lodewijk van den Berg

Lodewijk van den Berg

March 24, 1932 -

Chemical engineer and astronaut

Vasily Degtyaryov

Vasily Degtyaryov

January 2, 1880 - January 16, 1949

Engineers

Serge Dassault

Serge Dassault

4 April 1925 -

Engineers

George Hughes (engineer)

George Hughes (engineer)

9 October 1865 - 27 October 1945

Engineers

Ernest Lemon

Ernest Lemon

9 December 1884 - 15 December 1954

Mechanical engineer

George Ivatt

George Ivatt

4 May 1886 - 4 October 1976

British locomotive designer

Charles Fairburn

Charles Fairburn

5 September 1887 - 12 October 1945

British electrical engineer

Henry Fowler (engineer)

Henry Fowler (engineer)

29 July 1870 - 16 October 1938

Locomotive Engineer

Julius Blank

Julius Blank

June 2, 1925 - September 17, 2011

American electrical engineer

Victor Grinich

Victor Grinich

November 24, 1924 - November 5, 2000

Engineers

Hermann Tilke

Hermann Tilke

December 31, 1954 -

Engineer, racing driver and F1 circuit designer

Anthony Durnford

Anthony Durnford

1830 - 1879

Engineers

Robert G. Gallager

Robert G. Gallager

May 29, 1931 -

American information theorist

William Stanier

William Stanier

1876 - 1965

Locomotive Engineer

Valdemar Poulsen

Valdemar Poulsen

23 November 1869 - 23 July 1942

Engineers

Ken Olsen

Ken Olsen

1926 - 2011

American engineer and businessman

William Hayward Pickering

William Hayward Pickering

24 December 1910 - 15 March 2004

Engineers

David H. Koch

David H. Koch

May 3, 1940 -

American businessman

Fred Kavli

Fred Kavli

1927 -

Engineers

William Froude

William Froude

28 November 1810 - 4 May 1879

Engineers

Steve Furber

Steve Furber

1953 -

Engineers

Walter Murch

Walter Murch

July 12, 1943 -

Sound engineer, film editor

Donald Shiley

Donald Shiley

January 19, 1920 - July 31, 2010

American engineer

John Scott Russell

John Scott Russell

9 May 1808 - 8 June 1882

Naval engineer

Ken Kutaragi

Ken Kutaragi

August 8, 1950 -

Japanese businessman

Peter Rice

Peter Rice

16 June 1935 - 25 October 1992

Engineers

Pavel Yablochkov

Pavel Yablochkov

1847 - 1894

Russian engineer

John Joseph Montgomery

John Joseph Montgomery

February 15, 1858 - October 31, 1911

Engineers

Jack Heslop-Harrison

Jack Heslop-Harrison

1920 - 1998

British botanist

Mark Spencer (computer engineer)

Mark Spencer (computer engineer)

April 8, 1977 -

Computer engineer

Henry M. Leland

Henry M. Leland

February 16, 1843 - March 26, 1932

Engineers

Jean-François Clervoy

Jean-François Clervoy

19 November 1958 -

Engineers

Bruce McLaren

Bruce McLaren

30 August 1937 - 2 June 1970

Race-car designer, driver, engineer and inventor.

John Frank Stevens

John Frank Stevens

25 April 1853 - 2 June 1943

American canal engineer

Harry Hawker

Harry Hawker

22 January 1889 - 12 July 1921

Engineers

Eugène Freyssinet

Eugène Freyssinet

13 July 1879 - 8 June 1962

Engineers

Abdul Qadeer Khan

Abdul Qadeer Khan

27 April 1936 -

Engineers

Ferdinand Schichau

Ferdinand Schichau

30 January 1814 - 23 January 1896

German engineer

Wolf Hirth

Wolf Hirth

February 28, 1900 - July 25, 1959

Engineers

Robert Kronfeld

Robert Kronfeld

1905 - 1948

Engineers

Alexander Kartveli

Alexander Kartveli

1896 - 1974

Engineers

Francisco Álvarez Cascos

Francisco Álvarez Cascos

October 1, 1947 -

Spanish engineer and politician

Genichi Taguchi

Genichi Taguchi

January 1, 1924 -

Japanese statistician

Eugen Sänger

Eugen Sänger

22 September 1905 - 10 February 1964

Austrian aerospace engineer

Charles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford

Charles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford

21 May 1893 - 22 April 1971

Royal Air Force air marshals

Clifford Milburn Holland

Clifford Milburn Holland

March 13, 1883 - October 7, 1924

Engineers

Walter A. Shewhart

Walter A. Shewhart

March 18, 1891 - March 11, 1967

American statistician

Walter Hohmann

Walter Hohmann

18 March 1880 - 11 March 1945

German engineer

William Mulholland

William Mulholland

September 11, 1855 - July 22, 1935

Engineers

Burt Rutan

Burt Rutan

1943 -

American engineer

Johannes Winkler

Johannes Winkler

May 29, 1897 - December 27, 1947

German aerospace engineer

Frederick W. Lanchester

Frederick W. Lanchester

23 October 1868 - 8 March 1946

Engineers

Fritz von Opel

Fritz von Opel

4 May 1899 - 8 April 1971

Engineers

Harry Ricardo

Harry Ricardo

26 January 1885 - 18 May 1974

Engineers

Tung-Yen Lin

Tung-Yen Lin

November 14, 1912 - November 15, 2003

Structural engineer

Amar Bose

Amar Bose

November 2, 1929 -

An Bengali American electrical engineer, sound engineer and billionaire entrepreneur

C. H. Douglas

C. H. Douglas

20 January 1879 - 29 September 1952

Engineers

Gustave Whitehead

Gustave Whitehead

January 1, 1874 - October 10, 1927

aviation pioneer

Henry Gantt

Henry Gantt

May 20, 1861 - November 23, 1919

American engineer

Paul Hellyer

Paul Hellyer

6 August 1923 -

Engineer, politician, writer

Charlie Taylor (mechanic)

Charlie Taylor (mechanic)

May 24, 1868 - January 30, 1956

American mechanic

Charles Ingram

Charles Ingram

1963 -

British fraudster

Eugene Kleiner

Eugene Kleiner

12 May 1923 - 20 November 2003

Engineers

William Connolley

William Connolley

April 12, 1964 -

Software engineer, climatologist, writer, blogger

Robert Stevenson (civil engineer)

Robert Stevenson (civil engineer)

8 June 1772 - 12 July 1850

civil engineer

David Parnas

David Parnas

February 10, 1941 -

Engineers

William Halcrow

William Halcrow

1883 - 1958

one of the most notable English civil engineers of the 20th century, particularly renowned for his expertise in the design of tunnels and for projects during the Second World War.

William Henry Barlow

William Henry Barlow

1812 - 1902

Engineers

Theodore Wright

Theodore Wright

15 May 1883 - 14 September 1914

Recipient of the Victoria Cross

Thomas Hawksley

Thomas Hawksley

12 July 1807 - 15 September 1893

English civil engineer of the 19th century, particularly associated with water engineering projects

Antonio Meucci

Antonio Meucci

1808 - 1889

Claim to have invented the telephone

Elmer Ambrose Sperry

Elmer Ambrose Sperry

1860 - 1930

American mechanical engineer

Alexander Lippisch

Alexander Lippisch

November 2, 1894 - February 11, 1976

Engineers

Arthur E. Kennelly

Arthur E. Kennelly

1861 - 1939

Engineers

Slavoljub Eduard Penkala

Slavoljub Eduard Penkala

20 April 1871 - 5 February 1922

Croatian engineer and inventor

John Wolfe-Barry

John Wolfe-Barry

7 December 1836 - 22 January 1918

English civil engineer

William Tierney Clark

William Tierney Clark

23 August 1783 - 22 September 1852

Engineers

Joseph Locke

Joseph Locke

9 August 1805 - 24 April 1860

Railway engineer

James Mansergh

James Mansergh

1834 - 1905

civil engineer

Mikhail Mil

Mikhail Mil

22 November 1909 - 31 January 1970

Soviet helicopter designer

Linus Yale, Jr.

Linus Yale, Jr.

4 December 1821 - 25 December 1868

American mechanical engineer

Jonathan Zenneck

Jonathan Zenneck

April 15, 1871 - April 8, 1959

German engineer

George Buchanan (engineer born 1865)

George Buchanan (engineer born 1865)

20 April 1865 - 14 April 1940

Engineers

Elsie MacGill

Elsie MacGill

27 March 1905 - 4 November 1980

Pioneering female aircraft designer

James Henry Greathead

James Henry Greathead

6 August 1844 - 21 October 1896

Civil Engineer


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine