He was educated at Cornell University and has been professor of Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics in the College of Civil Engineering at Cornell since 1892. ... He was for three years professor of mineralogy and metallurgy in the School of Mines, editor of the Engineering and Mining ... His Essays and Reviews , published in 1854, gave him rank among the most scholarly and graceful writers of the time, anbsp;...
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