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ORNL researcher Naus elected Fellow
OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 3, 2003 — Dan Naus, a distinguished research staff member in the Metals and Ceramics Division of the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has been elected a fellow of the International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures.
Naus has worked at the laboratory since 1975, originally with ORNL's former Engineering Technology Division. Before joining ORNL, Naus worked at the U.S. Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratory in Champaign, Ill.
Naus is also a fellow of the American Concrete Institute and the American Institute of Civil Engineers. He is a member of Sigma Xi -- the Society of Professional Engineers -- and is also a registered professional engineer.
He earned a bachelor's degree in civil engineering and a master's degree and doctorate in theoretical and applied mechanics from the University of Illinois.
Naus and his wife, Mary Jo, are residents of Knoxville.
ORNL is a multiprogram science and technology laboratory managed by UT-Battelle for the Department of Energy.