John Fetkovich-Dept of Physics - Carnegie Mellon University

John Fetkovich

Emeritus Professor, Physics

Office: Wean Hall 7410
Phone: 412-268-2760
Fax: 412-681-0648


Ph.D., Carnegie Institute of Technology


Professor Fetkovich is currently emeritus.  He has previously served as associate head of the department and special assistant to the president for academic affairs.

Research interests have included elementary particle physics, solar energy, and condensed matter physics.

Selected Publications

  • Fetkovich, J.G., A Mnemonic System for Some Thermodynamic Relations, Am. J. of Physics (1984).
  • Fetkovich, J.G., Biofouling and Corrision Studies, COO-4041-12-DOE Report (1983).
  • Fetkovich, J.G., Biofouling and Corrosion Studies, National Technical Information Service, Springfield, VA (1982).
  • Fetkovich, J.G., Interpretation and Implications of OTEC Biofouling Data, (Proceedings of the DOE Building Conference, Washington, D.C., 1979).
  • Fetkovich, J.G., G.N. Granneman, L.M. Mahalingam and D.L. Meier, Measurement and Mechanisms of Biofouling in Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Heat Exchangers, Proceedings of the V OTEC Conference, Miami Beach, Florida (1978).
  • Zener, C. and J.G. Fetkovich, Foam Solar Sea Power Plant, Science 189, 294 (1975).