Edward S. Pierson

 Edward S. Pierson

Professor Emeritus of Electrical Engineering
Undergraduate Coordinator, Departments of Engineering
Special Assistant to the Chancellor for Environmental Programs


Purdue University Calumet
Department of Engineering
Potter 333
2200 169th Street Hammond, IN 46323-2094

Phone: 219-989-2467

To send email: pierson@purduecal.edu


  • BSEE, Syracuse University, 1958
  • MSEE, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960
  • ScD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering, 1964

Areas of Instruction

  • Electric Drives and Electromechanics
  • Electromagnetics
  • Senior Design
  • Environmental Science

Research Interests

  • Environmental Issues
  • Magnetohydrodynamic Power Generation
  • Thermodynamics of Advanced Energy Systems
  • Electromagnetic Interactions with Liquids and other materials

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