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LED EFFORT TO AUTOMATE Nuclear Reactor Core Safety Analysis for world's PWR
fleet at Westinghouse.
PROCESS INTEGRATOR who led improvement in nuclear reactor core design
processes, training, and integrated emerging software technologies in
specialized engineering training center.
CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER of small company which developed revolutionary
radiation dose computation technologies and software.
INVENTED NEW RADIATION TRANSPORT SOFTWARE Solution, Patent No. US
7,197,404, US 8,145,459, Australian WO 2005/08665A2 9/2010 with additional
international patents pending (US application 10/790,404).
INVENTED THE TULIP self-verifying computer language and intermediate
compiler used to automate nuclear reactor core safety analysis and design
at Westinghouse Electric Company, Patent No. US 6,243,860, June 5 2001
INVENTED A UNIQUE METHOD OF SOLVING NEUTRON TRANSPORT on a personal
computer. Wrote complete GUI and event loop technology for application
prior to graphics windowing systems on PCs in late 80's.
Computer Software and Project Engineering Skills
Established configuration and control systems, programming manuals, and
procedures for a company's software development effort as CTO. Developed
and supported Patents. Established procedures for operation in heavily
regulated environment. Extensive experience in Software Engineering with a
wide variety of computer languages including Java, EJB, J2EE, JavaFX 2.1,
C/C++, Pascal, Basic, FORTRAN and GUI. Excellent mathematical, written,
patent, regulatory and verbal communication skills.
Applied Computational Technologies
Chief Technology Officer
Founding partner and CTO in charge of research and development of new
radiation transport method for radiation oncology treatment planning.
Developed the patented technology upon which the company was formed.
Sr. Software Development Engineer
Senior software engineer engaged in the development of contract/commitment
management software for medical GPO and IDNs. This involved Java/J2EE/EJB
software development/architecture for a scalable, secure web-enabled B2B
application. Developed EJB and JDBC interfaces, commitment qualification
coding as well as infrastructure for servlets, security, XML workflow
engine, and E-Mail communication systems.
Premier Health Exchange Sr. Software Developer
Developed Web-based applications for medical B2B exchange as part of
Premier. Applications were written in Java/J2EE on a BEA weblogic
Independent Consultant Nuclear/Software Engineering Consultant
Performed sub-contract C language software engineering work for GT Systems.
Consultant to Premier Health Exchange in the development of Web-based
applications for medical B2B exchange.
Westinghouse Electric Corporation
1990 - 10/99
Senior Software Engineer
1996 - 10/99
Sole inventor the Technical User Language Integration Processor (tulip)
computer language (Patent No.:6243860, June 5 2001). This new computer
language processor is used for automating both the design and engineering
safety analysis of nuclear reactor cores at Westinghouse Electric Company.
Led the Nuclear Reload Safety Automation Effort to reduce engineering
process cycle time and develop new products and services for commercial
sale. Invented the expander computer macro language processor. Won two
George Westinghouse Signature awards for engineering excellence for
performing computer software work as part of broader engineering analysis
1994 - 1995
Coordinated integration of software development and engineering as a
troubleshooter, team leader and facilitator.
Senior Core Design Engineer
1990 - 1993
Responsible for reload core design and safety analysis of commercial
nuclear reactor, fuel proposals, methodology and modeling improvement, new
service and product development.
Baltimore Gas and Electric Corporation Core Design And Analysis Engineer
1988 - 1990
Developed software to improve nuclear fuel cycle design, nuclear fuel
management strategies and fuel purchasing optimization. Developed a nuclear
transport methodology called Finite Element Relative Migration Inter-Nodal
Florida Power and Light Company Core Design Engineer
1985 - 1988
Responsible for design and fuel management of the Turkey Point nuclear
Nuclear Energy Consultants, Inc. Engineer
1984 - 1985
Developer of NRC engineering computer programs for field inspectors, and
bulletin closeout reports. Developed computer codes for evaluating plant
leak rate and heat balance.
US Nuclear Regulatory Commission Summer Technical Intern
Bachelor of Science, Nuclear Engineering North Carolina State University
Winner 1983 American Nuclear Society National Student Design Competition