Joseph J. Poveromo (AIST)
AIME J.E. Johnson, Jr. Award in 1981
Joseph J. Poveromo received a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1968. In 1968-69 he worked for Sinclair Oil as a process engineer in Harvey, Illinois. He then received a M.S. in Chemical Engineering at the Center for Process Metallurgy, State University of New York at Buffalo. After receiving his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering in 1974 at the Center for Process Metallurgy, State University of New York at Buffalo, he joined Bethlehem Steel’s Homer Research Laboratories in; advancing to the position of Research Consultant.
Dr. Poveromo is a member of the Iron and Steel Society (now AIST) of AIME, AISE (Association of Iron and Steel Engineers), American Institute of Chemical Engineers, and Eastern States Blast Furnace & Coke Oven Assoc.