Engineers

Howard H. Aiken

Howard H. Aiken

March 8, 1900 - March 14, 1973

American electrical engineer, computer pioneer

Samuel Bentham

Samuel Bentham

11 January 1757 - 31 May 1831

Engineers

Alexander Binnie

Alexander Binnie

1839 - 1917

Civil Engineer

Robert R. Gilruth

Robert R. Gilruth

October 8, 1913 - August 17, 2000

Aviation and space pioneer

Joseph Bazalgette

Joseph Bazalgette

28 March 1819 - 15 March 1891

Engineers

Andrew Viterbi

Andrew Viterbi

1935 -

Italian-American electrical engineer and businessman

Marcel Dassault

Marcel Dassault

22 January 1892 - 17 April 1986

Engineers

Osborne Reynolds

Osborne Reynolds

23 August 1842 - 21 February 1912

Engineers

Sydney Camm

Sydney Camm

5 August 1893 - 12 March 1966

Engineers

Robert Banks (chemist)

Robert Banks (chemist)

November 24, 1921 - January 3, 1989

Engineers

Andy Bechtolsheim

Andy Bechtolsheim

September 30, 1955 -

Engineers

Percy Spencer

Percy Spencer

9 July 1894 - 8 September 1970

American engineer and inventor

Charles Bachman

Charles Bachman

December 11, 1924 -

Engineers

John William Dunne

John William Dunne

1875 - 24 August 1949

Engineers

Traian Vuia

Traian Vuia

August 17, 1872 - September 3, 1950

Romanian aviation pioneer

Richard T. Whitcomb

Richard T. Whitcomb

February 21, 1921 - October 13, 2009

American aerospace engineer

Moritz von Jacobi

Moritz von Jacobi

1801 - March 10, 1874

German engineer and physicist

Robert Stempel

Robert Stempel

1933 - 2011

American engineer and Chairman and CEO of General Motors Corporation

Glenn Curtiss

Glenn Curtiss

21 May 1878 - 23 July 1930

Aviator

Ivar Kreuger

Ivar Kreuger

March 2, 1880 - March 12, 1932

Swedish businessperson

Robert Metcalfe

Robert Metcalfe

1946 -

Engineers

Stephen Timoshenko

Stephen Timoshenko

December 22, 1878 - May 29, 1972

Ukrainian-American engineer

Marcel Deprez

Marcel Deprez

1843 - 1918

Engineers

David Packard

David Packard

1912 - 1996

American electrical engineer, co-founder of Hewlett-Packard, businessman, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense, philanthropist, recipient of Presidential Medal of Freedom

Henry Darcy

Henry Darcy

June 10, 1803 - January 3, 1858

Engineers

Bill Hamilton (engineer)

Bill Hamilton (engineer)

26 July 1899 - 30 March 1978

New Zealand engineer, jet boat pioneer, manufacturer

Nigel Gresley

Nigel Gresley

19 June 1876 - 5 April 1941

Engineers

George Washington Goethals

George Washington Goethals

June 29, 1858 - January 21, 1928

United States Army officer and civil engineer

Francis Bond Head

Francis Bond Head

1 January 1793 - 20 July 1875

Engineers

William John Macquorn Rankine

William John Macquorn Rankine

5 July 1820 - 24 December 1872

Scottish civil engineer

Hans von Ohain

Hans von Ohain

December 14, 1911 - March 13, 1998

Engineers

Robert Stephenson

Robert Stephenson

16 October 1803 - 1859

British railway engineer

Matthew Boulton

Matthew Boulton

1728 - 1809

English manufacturer

John Hopkinson

John Hopkinson

27 July 1849 - 27 August 1898

Engineers

Jasper Maskelyne

Jasper Maskelyne

1902 - 1973

British stage magician

Donát Bánki

Donát Bánki

6 June 1859 - 1 August 1922

Engineers

Kurt Tank

Kurt Tank

February 24, 1898 - June 5, 1983

German aircraft designer

Vladimir K. Zworykin

Vladimir K. Zworykin

July 29, 1888 - July 29, 1982

Russian engineer

Carl Ritter von Ghega

Carl Ritter von Ghega

10 January 1802 - 14 March 1860

Engineers

Geoffrey de Havilland

Geoffrey de Havilland

27 July 1882 - 21 May 1965

English aircraft engineer

Krishna Saraswat

Krishna Saraswat

1947 -

American engineer

Santiago Calatrava

Santiago Calatrava

28 July 1951 -

engineer, architect

Robert Stirling

Robert Stirling

25 October 1790 - 6 June 1878

Clergyman, engineer, inventor of the Stirling engine

Willy Messerschmitt

Willy Messerschmitt

June 26, 1898 - September 15, 1978

Engineers

Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt

April 27, 1955 -

Software engineer, businessman

Vivek Paul

Vivek Paul

1959 -

Engineers

Semyon Lavochkin

Semyon Lavochkin

August 29, 1900 - June 9, 1960

Engineers

C. Y. O'Connor

C. Y. O'Connor

11 January 1843 - 10 March 1902

Engineer

Mihajlo Pupin

Mihajlo Pupin

1858 - 1935

Engineers

Charles George Gordon

Charles George Gordon

28 January 1833 - 26 January 1885

British soldier and philanthropist

Robert H. Goddard

Robert H. Goddard

October 5, 1882 - August 10, 1945

Engineers

Erik Dahlbergh

Erik Dahlbergh

10 October 1625 - 16 January 1703

Swedish soldier

Leslie E. Robertson

Leslie E. Robertson

February 12, 1928 -

Engineers

Frederick Winslow Taylor

Frederick Winslow Taylor

March 20, 1856 - March 21, 1915

American engineer and management consultant

Lee Raymond

Lee Raymond

August 13, 1938 -

Engineers

Ralph Alger Bagnold

Ralph Alger Bagnold

3 April 1896 - 28 May 1990

Engineers

Richard Pearse

Richard Pearse

3 December 1877 - 29 July 1953

Engineers

Adam Osborne

Adam Osborne

March 6, 1939 - March 18, 2003

Engineers

Lotfi A. Zadeh

Lotfi A. Zadeh

February 4, 1921 -

Electrical engineer and computer scientist

Fritz Todt

Fritz Todt

4 September 1891 - 8 February 1942

German civil engineer

Nils Ericson

Nils Ericson

31 January 1802 - 8 September 1870

Engineers

Clément Ader

Clément Ader

1841 - 1925

French engineer

Maher Arar

Maher Arar

1970 -

Engineers

Christopher Cockerell

Christopher Cockerell

4 June 1910 - 1 June 1999

Engineer

Fravia

Fravia

30 August 1952 - 3 May 2009

Software reverse engineer

Dave Fridmann

Dave Fridmann

-

Engineers

Douglas Shearer

Douglas Shearer

November 17, 1899 - January 5, 1971

Sound designer, recording director

Ralph Hartley

Ralph Hartley

November 30, 1888 - May 1, 1970

American engineer

Sidney Darlington

Sidney Darlington

July 18, 1906 - October 31, 1997

Engineers

Andrew Grove

Andrew Grove

September 2, 1936 -

Co-founder of Intel

Gotthilf Hagen

Gotthilf Hagen

March 3, 1797 - February 3, 1884

Engineers

Carl Bosch

Carl Bosch

27 August 1874 - 26 April 1940

Engineers

Fritz Haber

Fritz Haber

9 December 1868 - 29 January 1934

Engineers

John DeLorean

John DeLorean

January 6, 1925 - March 19, 2005

Engineers

King Tubby

King Tubby

January 28, 1941 - February 6, 1989

Jamaican electronics and sound engineer

John Reith, 1st Baron Reith

John Reith, 1st Baron Reith

1889 - 1971

Chairman of the BBC,

Abraham-Louis Breguet

Abraham-Louis Breguet

10 January 1747 - 17 September 1823

Engineers

Harold Stephen Black

Harold Stephen Black

April 14, 1898 - December 11, 1983

Engineers

John Loudon McAdam

John Loudon McAdam

21 September 1756 - 26 November 1836

Scottish engineer and road-builder

Hannes Alfvén

Hannes Alfvén

30 May 1908 - 2 April 1995

Swedish electrical engineer, plasma physicist, and Nobel laureate

Walther Rathenau

Walther Rathenau

September 29, 1867 - June 24, 1922

Engineers

Andrei Tupolev

Andrei Tupolev

November 10, 1888 - December 23, 1972

Soviet aerospace engineer

Louis Blériot

Louis Blériot

1872 - 1936

French aviation pioneer

Leffert L. Buck

Leffert L. Buck

1837 - 1909

Engineers

Michael Beaumont, 22nd Seigneur of Sark

Michael Beaumont, 22nd Seigneur of Sark

20 December 1927 -

Engineers

James Nasmyth

James Nasmyth

19 August 1808 - 7 May 1890

Engineer, Inventor

Thomas Gold

Thomas Gold

May 22, 1920 - June 22, 2004

Austrian astrophysicist

Henry Royce

Henry Royce

27 March 1863 - 22 April 1933

British businessman

Sandford Fleming

Sandford Fleming

January 7, 1827 - July 22, 1915

Engineers

William Redington Hewlett

William Redington Hewlett

1913 - 2001

American electrical engineer, co-founder of Hewlett-Packard and businessman

John A. Roebling

John A. Roebling

June 12, 1806 - July 22, 1869

German-American engineer

John Smeaton

John Smeaton

June 8, 1724 - October 28, 1792

Civil engineer

James Hargreaves

James Hargreaves

1720 - 1778

English textile machinery developer

John Monash

John Monash

27 June 1865 - 8 October 1931

Engineers

George Alexander Parks

George Alexander Parks

1883 - 1984

American engineer and 5th Governor of Alaska Territory

David Stevenson (engineer)

David Stevenson (engineer)

1815 - 1886

British lighthouse engineer

Thomas Bouch

Thomas Bouch

25 February 1822 - 30 October 1880

railway engineer

Benjamin Baker (engineer)

Benjamin Baker (engineer)

1840 - 1907

Engineers

Magic Alex

Magic Alex

May 2, 1942 -

Electronics engineer, security consultant


Living octopus

Living octopus

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