A Few Great Scientists

From Alfred Nobel to Carl Sagan

by Jorge Alberto Delucca



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 28/07/2017

Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 174
ISBN : 9781543439311
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 174
ISBN : 9781543440133
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 174
ISBN : 9781543439304

About the Book

The book is a collection of biographies of nine scientists. Each chapter is a short biography of each scientist (two scientists in chapter 4). It starts with Alfred Nobel, a chemist. Several of the scientists won Nobel Prizes.

About the Author

Jorge Alberto Delucca was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He graduated form the University of Puerto Rico with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering and a commission as an officer in the US Air Force. He did a 20 year career in the military as a US Air Force Titan II Missile officer, and Bioenvironmental Engineer. He worked as Environmental, Safety and Health Engineer in private industry and is currently an industrial hygienist with the federal government. He was an adjunct instructor of Environmental Science and Ethics at the University of Phoenix, Oklahoma City Campus, from 2001 to 2003. Jorge has a Master of Science in Environmental Management from the University of Oklahoma and a Master of Arts in Business Administration from Webster University and is a Certified Associate Industrial Hygienist. He lives in Oklahoma City with his wife Wilma.