Professor Robert O. Reid
1921-2009
Professor Robert O. Reid Emeritus
Professor Emeritus of Oceanography , Texas A&M University-College Station
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  • 1985
  • Special Fields & Interdisciplinary
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  • 1985
  • Special Fields & Interdisciplinary
Memorial Tribute

BY ROBERT G. DEAN

ROBERT OSBORNE REID was born on August 24, 1921, in Milford, Connecticut, and died on January 23, 2009, in College Station, Texas. He was elected to the National Academy of Engineering in 1985. He received his B.E. in mechanical ...

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Election Citation
For pioneering contributions to hydrodynamical theory/applications, wave force analysis, storm tide prediction, tsunami flooding estimation, and for superlative teaching.