Famous People who Majored in Engineering Science

List of famous people who majored in engineering science, including photos when available. This list of famous engineering science majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in engineering science. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in engineering science you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

People here include everything from Tamara E. Jernigan to Guy Gardner.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were engineering science majors?" and "Which famous people studied engineering science?"

  • Tamara E. Jernigan
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    Tamara Elizabeth "Tammy" Jernigan, Ph.D. (born May 7, 1959, in Chattanooga, Tennessee) is an American scientist and former NASA astronaut and a veteran of five shuttle missions. She currently serves as Deputy Principal Associate Director in the Weapons and Complex Integration (WCI) organization at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory..
    • Age: 63
    • Birthplace: Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Iain Sproat (1984-) is a Structural engineer and contributor to Freebase.
    • Age: 39
  • Roger William Ainsworth (17 November 1951 – 23 February 2019) was Master of St Catherine's College, Oxford and Professor of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford, England.
    • Age: 72
  • Patricia Rose Burchat

    Patricia Rose Burchat is the Gabilan Professor in the Department of Physics at Stanford University.
  • Thomas J. Hughes

    Thomas J Hughes is Mary and Gordon Crary Professor in the School of Engineering, Emeritus at Stanford University.
  • Huajian Gao

    Huajian Gao (Chinese: 高华健; pinyin: Gāo Huájiàn, born December 7, 1963) is a Chinese-American mechanician who is widely known for his contributions to the field of solid mechanics, particularly on the micro- and nanomechanics of thin films, hierarchically structured materials, and cell-nanomaterials interactions.
    • Age: 59