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SAE Announces the 2005 SAE Lloyd L. Withrow Distinguished Speaker Award Recipients

Warrendale, PA, June 10, 2005 -
Scinto is a senior research statistician for the Lubrizol Corporation, where he has been employed since 1989. He is currently responsible for the application of statistical methods to engine oil testing and calibration, product and formulation development and optimization, and product approvals. Some of Scinto's noteworthy accomplishments in the engine oil industry include the worldwide control charting system for engine calibration known as the "Lubricant Test Monitoring System," the statistical treatment of product approval data, an experimental design approach to base oil interchange, the "Single Technology Matrix" approach for base oil interchange, and "virtual" product testing through the use of statistical models. He is a member of the American Statistical Association (ASA) and currently chairs its W.J. Youden Award committee. He is also an SAE member. Scinto received his bachelor's degree in statistics and biometry from Cornell University and his master's in statistics from Carnegie Mellon University.