The Bernoulli Award

The Bernoulli Award

by Tom Sylvester

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780615313337
Publisher: Tom\Sylvester#Incorporated
Publication date: 07/24/2009
Pages: 342
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.71(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Tom Sylvester is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, with a BS from the Department of Astronautics and Computer Science.
...was a "rocket scientist" and R&D officer for the US's Ballistic Missile Office.
...consulted with a Washington DC engineering firm, designing airports worldwide.
...developed software for the aerospace industry, including equity claim coding for distribution of over $400M in bankruptcy claims to the pilots and extensive work with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
...is an inventor and owner of two patents, one the result of his work as a visiting corporate advisor to the bioengineering department at NC State University.
...is an airline pilot with over 15,000 hours of flying in his log book. He holds type ratings in the Bae3201, EMB-120, A319/A320 Airbus, and the A330 Airbus. He has flown many other aircraft, including corporate jets, executive charters, organ transplant "life" flights, commuter/regional turboprop aircraft and the Douglas DC-9 and Boeing 757. He has thousands of hours flying the Airbus A-319/320 and A-330. He is currently flying worldwide in the 747 jumbo wide-body airliner.
...was a member of the Pilot Merger Committee for the NWA/Delta Airlines merger.
...holds over a dozen software copyrights ranging from satellite tracking to music production to aviation management, one being the most popular software of its kind in the country.
...is a managing partner with Cerventis, LLC, and head of the design team of the MusicJam mixer for the iPod.
...is an avid but wholly untalented guitar player, playing in various unknown bands such as Sarah's Uncles, Maroon78, and Stimulus.
...is married with one daughter, who recently graduated from Harvard and is attending medical school.

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