More than 40-years' experience in science, technology, the development of global business, and the management of multi-cultural business and technology partnerships.
Extensive work.with the US government, national laboratories, private industry, and international organizations (World Bank, IAEA, NATO). Worked with small and large high-tech businesses, leading-edge researchers, top government officials, and multi-national executives in the US, Eastern and Western Europe, Russia, Central Asia, China and Africa. Assessed business challenges. Addressed strategic priorities. Provided clients with strategic vision, practical guidance and effective implementation of business initiatives.
Independent research scientist at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and several US and European universities. Freelance software developer in Munich, Germany (DFVLR satellite systems & industrial AI). Staff Scientist in the nuclear weapons program at LANL. Staff Member of the LANL Center for International Security Affairs.
Leader in non-proliferation programs and the knowledge to produce weapons of mass destruction.
- Founding staff member of the International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) in Moscow, Russia. Managed $25m, 40 R&D projects portfolio in the former Soviet Union (FSU). Assisted former Soviet weapons scientists integrate with main-stream R&D and business.
- Director Industry Programs at the US Civilian Research and Development Foundation (CRDF). Initiated and directed programs in entrepreneur development, technology transfer, technology commercialization, and venture investment. Oversaw more than 60 successful US-FSU R&D projects.
- Program management and project oversight includes R&D in nuclear materials, plutonium disposition, beryllium production and nuclear MC&A; chemical, biological, biotech and pharmaceuticals; environmental (Arctic radiological waste, Chernobyl); semiconductor devices, electronics & instrumentation; computer systems and IT.
Founded Inscite Inc. for global business- and technology-development. Engaged global networks to access high-tech solutions, services, and markets. Projects in Russia, China and Africa.
Ph.D. Physics; B.S., M.S. Electrical Engineering
Languages English, German, Russian
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