Jeremy Walter

Mechanical Engineer

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  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 1979
  • MSc, Mechanical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 1977
  • BSc, Mechanical Engineering, Evan Pugh Scholar (top 0.5%), The Pennsylvania State University, 1975

Professional Experience

  • Dr. Walter retired from The Pennsylvania State University. He served as Head of the Power Conversion Systems Department within the Energy Science and Power Systems Division (ESPS) at the Applied Research Laboratory, The Pennsylvania State University (ARL/PSU). The department performs advanced analyses and develops prototype hardware for thermal power and propulsion systems, especially for air-independent applications, such as undersea vehicles. Department responsibilities included designing, building, and field-testing prototypes of undersea propulsion systems.

Professional Affiliations

  • Faculty Advisor for Campus Bible Fellowship (20 years), a registered Penn State student organization affiliated with Faith Baptist Church of State College, PA and Baptist Mid-Missions.
  • Life member of Creation Research Society.

Personal Information

Dr. Walter received a National Science Foundation fellowship for graduate study in 1975. He has since accumulated diverse experience in the broad area of mechanical engineering, including classroom instruction and corporate research and development. He joined ARL Penn State in 1981 as a team member developing advanced undersea propulsion systems. Dr. Walter’s work included design, analysis and testing of thermal-power components and systems, as well as full-system development, integration, and testing. Dr. Walter also had administrative responsibility for the supervision of 10-15 professionals.

Dr. Walter is a registered professional engineer, and a member of ASME, the Penn State Graduate Faculty, and the research society of Sigma Xi.

Dr. Walter is married with four children.


Walter, Jeremy. “Jeremy L. Walter, Mechanical Engineering,” in In Six Days, John F. Ashton, ed. Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2003.

Walter, Jeremy. “Jeremy Walter, Mechanical Engineering,” in On the Seventh Day, John F. Ashon, ed., Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2002.


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