ENGLEWOOD, N.J. -- Happy Birthday to Demarest's Gregory T. Linteris!
Gregory Thomas Linteris, a staff scientist in the Fire Research Division of the Engineering Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, turns 58 Sunday.
Linteris was bornOct. 4, 1957 in Englewood, N.J.
Linteris attended Northern Valley Regional High School at Damerest before receiving a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from Princeton University in 1979. He received a master of science degree at Stanford University in 1984 and a doctorate in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Princeton in 1990.
In 1997, Linteris flew two NASA space shuttle missions as a payload specialist. He has more than 100 publications on combustion, spectroscopy, heat transfer and chemical kinetics.