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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Michigan Technological University and be of some renown.

Famous alumni from Michigan Technological University; graduates who have achieved stature in their field. Photos are included in this notable Michigan Technological University alumni list. Prominent alums from this institution include celebrities, politicians, business people, and more. This list of distinguished Michigan Technological University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance and sortable by column if you need to search by specific criteria. You can also search and filter the list to find a specific person or name. Please note that this directory is not just composed of graduates of this school; you can find any famous people who attended this school for at least a semester here. This list of successful alumni may even include a few celebrities who attended Michigan Technological University.

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Melvin Calvin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Chemist, Scientist Melvin Ellis Calvin was an American chemist most famed for discovering the Calvin cycle along with Andrew Benson and James Bassham, for which he was awarded the 1961 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. He ...more

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Tony Esposito is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Ice Hockey Player, Coach Anthony James "Tony O" Esposito is a retired Canadian-American professional ice hockey goaltender, who played in the National Hockey League, most notably for the Chicago Black Hawks. ...more

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Harry Marshall Erskine Evans is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Politician Henry "Harry" Marshall Erskine Evans was a politician in Alberta, Canada, and a mayor of Edmonton.

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Joe Berger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
American football player Joseph David Berger is a former American football guard who played 13 years in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Michigan Tech and was drafted by the Carolina ...more

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John D. Opie is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
John D. Opie Businessperson Mr. Opie is the former Vice Chairman of the Board and Executive Officer for General Electric Company. He has held several management positions with GE, including Vice President of the Lexan and ...more

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Ajit Nazre is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Venture capitalist Ajit joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers in 2003. His areas of investment are enterprise software and services, new materials and greentech. Ajit came to KPCB from SAP. At SAP he worked for ...more

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Andy Sutton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Ice Hockey Player Andrew Cameron Sutton is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He has previously played with the Edmonton Oilers, San Jose Sharks, Minnesota Wild, Atlanta Thrashers, New York ...more

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Randy McKay is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Hugh Randall McKay is a retired Canadian professional hockey player. Playing the right wing position, he played in the National Hockey League from 1988 to 2003, with the Detroit Red Wings, New ...more

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Davis Payne is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Davis Payne Coach Davis Payne is a retired Canadian ice hockey winger who played in the National Hockey League for the Boston Bruins, and is the former head coach of the St. Louis Blues. He is currently an ...more

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D. Saari is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Mathematician, Economist Donald Gene Saari is the Distinguished Professor of Mathematics and Economics and director of the Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences at the University of California Irvine. He ...more

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Kanwal Rekhi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur As founder and chairmanof TiE, Kanwal Rekhi brings with him more than 20 years of executive experience with successful Silicon Valley technology companies. Kanwal was an original founder of ...more

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Rob Flaska is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Rob Flaska Coach Rob Flaska is a former head men's basketball coach at Centenary College of Louisiana. His contract was not renewed following his third season with the Gentlemen. Prior to arriving at Centenary, ...more

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Alexander King Sample is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Alexander King Sample Alexander King Sample is an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He is the eleventh and current archbishop of Portland, Oregon, and previously was twelfth bishop of Marquette, Michigan.

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Thomas M. Neuville is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Thomas M. Neuville Lawyer Thomas "Tom" M. Neuville is a former member of the Minnesota Senate who represented District 25 in the southeastern part of the state. The district includes the northern half of Rice ...more

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Ben D. Almquist is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Ben D. Almquist Benjamin D. Almquist is a Postdoctoral Scholar, Hammond Research Group at MIT. He was a graduate student at Stanford University.

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Jack Real is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Jack Real Aeronautical Engineer Jack G. Real was an aerospace pioneer and Howard Hughes confidant.

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Trent Daavettila is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Trent Daavettila Ice Hockey Player, Athlete Trent Daavettila is an American professional ice hockey player who currently plays for the Colorado Eagles of the ECHL. After beginning his college hockey career with Finlandia University, he ...more

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Lyle Moffat is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Lyle Moffat Lyle Gordon Moffat is a retired professional ice hockey player who played 96 games in the National Hockey League and 276 games in the World Hockey Association. He played for the Toronto Maple ...more

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Markus J. Buehler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Professor, Scientist, Engineer Markus J. Buehler is an American materials scientist and engineer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a professor at MIT's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, ...more

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Ron Rolston is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Coach Ronald Rolston is an American ice hockey coach and is currently a professional scout for the Arizona Coyotes. He has served as head coach of USA Hockey's National Team Development Program and ...more

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John J. Palmer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
John J. Palmer John J. Palmer is the author of the self-published book, How to Brew and an active member of the homebrewing community. Palmer began writing How to Brew in 1995. The website The Real Beer Page ...more

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Abe Wagner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Abraham Wagner is an American mixed martial artist currently competing in Bellator's Heavyweight division. He was a cast member of SpikeTV's The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights, but has not ...more

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Ming-Ming Zhou is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
Ming-Ming Zhou Ming-Ming Zhou, Ph.D., is an internationally recognized expert in structural and chemical biology, NMR spectroscopy of protein structure-function and rational small-molecule design. He is ...more

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Dr.Gordon C. Haber is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Michigan Technological University Alumni
CherylRichardson added Dr.Gordon C. Haber Dr. Gordon Haber spent the last 40 plus years protecting wolves in Denali , Ak  he lost his life when his plane crashed into the side of a mountain in Oct. 2010.