Huang, Francis F. (1922-2001)
Year Retired from SJSU
1991 (FERPED 1985-1991)
World University, Arizona, 1990 Cultural Doctorate in Energy Science (Hon)
Columbus University, 1964 Prof. Mech. Engr.
Stanford University, Mechanical Engineering, 1952 MS,
San Jose State College, Production Engineering., 1951 BS,
San Jose State University, 1958-1991
Asst. Professor, 1958-1962
Assoc. Professor, 1962-1967
Columbia University, National Science Foundation Science Faculty Fellow, 1962- 1964
Chairman of Mechanical Engineering Department, 1973-1981
Professor Emeritus, 1991-
Administrative and Professional Experience
Worked as a Design Engineer for the M. W. Kellogg Co. in New York City, 1952-1958.
Served to the rank of Captain in the Chinese Army in WWII.
Engineering Thermodynamics. Fundamentals and Applications, 2nd ed., 1988, Prentice-Hall. (Translated into Chinese and Spanish on 1st ed. Spanish edition on 2nd ed. came out in 1994.)
15 technical articles published in Journal and/or Conference Proceedings, mainly on the application of the 2nd law of thermodynamics in the performance evaluation and design of combined‑cycle gas‑steam power plants and cogenerations systems.