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State Scholars

Early scholars who studied in the US

At the picnic following the SPZp-2000 Reunion dinner, Saya Dr. Yan Naing Lwin (Professor and Head of Physics Department, WIU, Macomb, Illinois, USA) gave me a printed copy of the list of Burmese state scholars studying in the US [as of December, 1954].

In addition to our sayas such as U Sein Hlaing, U Tin Swe, U Sein Win, U Win Kyaing, U Thit, the list contains

  • Thein Wah (Civil)
  • Maung Maung (Elec)
  • Tin Nyunt (Chem), Yale
  • Tin Hlyne (M), Columbia
  • Htun Aung (ChE), Georgia Tech
  • Thin Tu (C), Michigan
  • Htun Thein (C), Michigan
  • Tin Nyo (M), Michigan State
  • Hla Hmi (Mn), Colorado
  • Hla Gyaw (ChE), Brooklyn Poly
  • Maung Maung Tun (ChE), Philadelphia Tex
  • Tin Tun Aung (M), Brooklyn Poly
  • Kyaw Win (M), Brooklyn Poly
  • Ko Ko Lay (M), Carnegie Tech
  • Mya Than Tun (Mech), Brooklyn Poly
  • Maung Maung Thaung (M), Brooklyn Poly

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