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Stephen Brant Weinstein

Stephen Brant Weinstein, American communications executive, researcher, writer. Recipient Basic Research award, Eduard Rhein Foundation, 2006.

Background

  • Weinstein, Stephen Brant was born on November 25, 1938 in New York City. Son of Max S. and Evelyn A. (Brandt) Weinstein.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960. Master of Science, University Michigan, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Berkeley, 1966.

    Career

    • Member technical staff Philips Research Laboratories, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 1967-1968, Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1968-1979. Vice president technical strategy American Express Company, New York City, 1979-1984. Executive director subscriber systems research Bellcore, Morristown, New Jersey, 1984-1993.

      Fellow, manager communications technical research C&C Research Laboratory, Nippon Electric Corporation United States of America, Inc., 1994—2001. President Communications Theory & Technology Consultant, since 2002. Editor-in-chief KICS Journal Communications and Networks, 1999-2001.

      Adjunct professor Columbia University, 2002-2006.

    Works

    • Author: Getting the Picture: A Guide to CAble TeleVision and the New Electronic Media, 1986, The Multimedia Internet, 2005. Co-author: Data Communication Principles, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

      Patentee in field.

    Membership

    Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (division III director 2002-2003, chairman Press 1979-1982, Centennial medal 1984), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Communications Society (president 1996-1997, vice president technical affairs 1994-1995, director publications 1990-1993, chief information officer 2006-2007, editor-in-chief Communications magazine 1984-1989, chair awards committee since 2008).

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, digital photography.

    Connections

    • Married Judith Louise Benham, June 10, 1961. Children: Brant M., Anna M.
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    Born November 25, 1938
    • 1960
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1962
      University Michigan
    • 1966
      University California
    • 1967 - 1968
      Member, technical staff Philips Research Laboratories
      Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
    • 1968 - 1979
      Member, technical staff Philips Research Laboratories
      Holmdel, New Jersey, United States
    • 1979 - 1984
      vice president, technical strategy American Express Company
    • 1984 - 1993
      executive, director subscriber systems research Bellcore
      Morristown, New Jersey, United States
    • 1994 - 2001
      fellow, communications technical research C&C Research Laboratory
    • 1994 - 2001
      manager, communications technical research C&C Research Laboratory
    • 2002
      president, Communications Theory & Technology Consultant
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    Award