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Ph.D. in Physics, Brown University, 1966. Fellow, American Physical Society. Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science. Fellow, American Ceramic Society. Research Physicist at Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Washington, DC, 1967-2001. Fulbright-Garcia Robles Fellow at Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, 1997. Invited Professor of Research at Universites de Paris-6 & 7, Lyon-1, et St-Etienne (France) and Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2000-2004. Adjunct Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arizona, 2004-2005. Principal, impactGlass research international, 2005-present.
(7 comments) SHARE Wednesday, April 22, 2009 Is the Real "Stress Test" the One Being Applied to We the People?
Nobel Prize winner in Economics, Paul Krugman has asserted that the best and fastest way to recover our bused economy is, Damn the deficits, full speed ahead employing Americans. But the Economic Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 doesn't seem to cut it.
(36 comments) SHARE Wednesday, April 8, 2009 The Folks Who Brought You this Financial Meltdown Are Still at the Helm
The "masters of the universe" led by Tim Geithner and Larry Summers appear to have a green light from President Obama to print over $12 TRILLION taxpayer dollars to take the pressure off the bankers whose ponzi schemes brought the economic meltdown we are now witnessing. Meanwhile they try to lure us into buying T-bills, while making bets (CDS) that these Treasury bonds will suffer a catastrophic devaluation...
(13 comments) SHARE Wednesday, March 25, 2009 Mr. Obama, Fire Geithner & Hire Krugman NOW!
Nobel-Prize-in-Economics winner Paul Krugman finds little to like in Obama's economic stimulus plans. In fact, "it fills [him] with a sense of despair." Unfortunately, the true elephant in the room is something he may be banned from mentioning while in the employ of the NY Times: the Credit Default Swaps (CDS). Remedy: Replace Geithner with Krugman NOW!
(3 comments) SHARE Saturday, March 14, 2009 Taxpayers Arise! The True Meaning of Cramer-vs.-Stewart Debate
Jon Stewart and Jim Cramer have an illuminating, and much needed, head-to-head on The Daily Show. They clearly illuminate how banks in the search for profits have exposed themselves to losses 35 times greater than their net worths. Below the surface is the fact that our government is inclined to bail them out using taxpayer money. Did we really elect this government? Actually, there is abundant evidence we didn't...
SHARE Monday, February 23, 2009 No One Tolerates Stolen Elections ...Except Those Who Profit from Them
Election-computer audit logs and data bases obtained by FOIA requests reveal the $2billion ballot initiative apparently approved by Pima County, AZ, voters in 2006 may have been hacked. A judge is about to determine whether to release the ballots to be recounted by the AZ Attorney General, who to date has been stonewalling the investigation.
(8 comments) SHARE Wednesday, August 27, 2008 Equal Protection Under the Law?
White men in Denver with high-power rifles have not been accused of seeking to assassinate Obama, whereas a black pastor in Benton Harbor, MI, has been sentenced to 3 to 10 years because his sermon directed at a local judge invoked curses from the book of Deuteronomy.