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John Edward Walsh

John Edward Walsh, American educator. Fellow American Statis Association; member Operations Research Society (treasurer 1962-1965.


  • Walsh, John Edward was born on May 28, 1919 in Grand Junction, Colorado, United States. Son of Henry Edward and Lulu (Boren) Walsh.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, U. Notre Dame, 1941. Master of Arts in Mathematics, University of California at Los Angeles, 1944. Doctor of Philosophy., Princeton, 1947.


    • Research specialist Lockhead Aircraft Corporation, 1941-1945, 54-58. Mathematician Research and Development Corporation, 1947-1951, United States Naval Ordnance Test Station, 1951-1954. Senior scientist System Development Corporation, Santa Monica, California, 1958-1967.

      Vice president, treasurer OR-Stat, Inc., Glendale, California, 1960-1968. Vice president Computer Aid Companies, Inc., 1967-1972. Mobil professor statistics Southern Methodist U., 1967.

      Visiting professor Stanford, 1962, U. Hawaii, 1964, University of Southern California, 1965-1966, Southern Methodist U., 1966, U. Colorado, 1957. Consultant to industry, 1960.


    • Author handbooks, articles.


    Fellow American Statis Association. Member Operations Research Society (treasurer 1962-1965.


    • Married second, Grace Kelleher, September 1969. Children: Luanne (Mistress.
    • father: Henry Edward Walsh
    • mother: Lulu (Boren) Walsh
    • spouse: Grace Kelleher
    • child: Luanne (Mrs Walsh
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    Died August 24, 1972
    (aged 53)