Dr. Johnson came to the Purdue center in 1957 where he taught mechanical engineering until 1984. He was born in 1924 and died on August 25, 1984. He received degrees from Indiana State Teachers College (B.S., 1949), Prudue University (B.S.M.E., 1953; M.S.M.E., 1962) and Michigan State University (Ph.D., 1974).
Source: Senate Reference no. 84-1