Dear Dr. Wiest:
How are things in the Department of Physics and Engineering?
I am doing well. After Wesleyan, I earned my M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from
the University of South Carolina.
I am now employed at Koyo Bearing
Corporation as a quality engineer in the design of ball bearings. I help solve
processing problems, submit samples to customers, analyze trouble reports, and
investigate defective bearings returned by customers.
We produce bearings for
the Toyota Camry, Ford Mustang, Nissan Quest, and the new Mercedes built in
Alabama. Iím pretty happy working for a Tier-1 supplier to Ford. [As his professors
will recall, Tom really
Tom Schieffer, 1991
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