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Stephen Van Rensselaer
Stephen Van Rensselaer
established the Rensselaer School in 1824.
Keith Millis invented
ductile iron, which
dramatically improved
the manufacture of of
the automobile.
Brooklyn Bridge

Emily and Washington
Roebling oversaw construction
of the Brooklyn Bridge in
New York City.
Ferris Wheel

George Ferris designed
the original Ferris wheel.
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Rensselaer Alumni Hall of Fame cont.

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Inducted October 1999

Hall of  Fame Inducted 1999

Hall of Fame Inducted 1999

Milton Brumer - Civil Engineer, Bridge Builder (1902-1999)

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Leffert L. Buck - Bridge Builder (1837-1909)

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Alexander J. Cassatt - Civil Engineer, Railroad Executive (1839-1906)

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William B. Cogswell - Mining Engineer, Entrepreneur (1834-1921)

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Mordecai T. Endicott - Civil and Naval Engineer (1844-1926)

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Asa Fitch - Entomologist (1809-1879)

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Nancy DeLoye Fitzroy - Heat Transfer Engineer, Manager (1927-)

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James Hall - Geologist, Paleontologist (1811-1898)

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W. Lincoln Hawkins - Chemist, Inventor, Advocate (1911-1992)

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Marcian E. Hoff - Electrical Engineer, Inventor (1937-)

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George T. Horton - Industrialist, Materials Engineer (1873-1945)

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Keith D. Millis - Metallurgical Engineer, Inventor (1915-1992)

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Ralph B. Peck - Leader in Soil Mechanics (1912-2008)

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C. Sheldon Roberts - Engineer, Semiconductor Pioneer (1926-)

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Henry A. Rowland - Physicist (1848-1901)

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Roland W. Schmitt - Scientist, Manager, Educator (1923-)

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Inducted September 1998

Clay Patrick Bedford - Industrialist, Engineer, Manager (1903-1991)

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Sanford L. Cluett - Inventor (1874-1968)

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Allen B. Du Mont - Inventor, Television Pioneer (1901-1965)

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Amos Eaton - Educator, Scientist (1776-1842)

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George W.G. Ferris - Patroon, Leader, Founder (1859-1896)

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H. Joseph Gerber - Inventor, Engineer, Industrialist (1924-1996)

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Ivar Giaever - Research Scientist, Nobel Laureate (1929-)

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Benjamin F. Greene - Educator, Visionary, Scientist (1817-1895)

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J. Erik Jonsson - Philanthropist, Leader, Public Servant (1901-1994)

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John M. Lockhart - Steel Maker, Banker, Philanthropist (1865-1939)

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George M. Low - Space Pioneer, Engineer, Educator (1926-1984)

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Emil H. Praeger - Civil Engineer, Creative Builder (1882-1973)

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Palmer C. Ricketts - Engineer, Educator (1856-1934)

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Emily Warren Roebling - Manager (1844-1903)

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Washington A. Roebling - Engineer, Bridge Builder, Industrialist (1837-1926)

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Margaret O.S. Sage - Benefactor (1828-1918)

Stephen Van Rensselaer - Patroon, Leader, Founder (1764-1839)
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Inductees 2007-2013 | Inductees 2001-2005 | Inductees 1998-1999
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