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Morton Henry Mehr

Morton Henry Mehr, American electronic manufacturing executive. Achievements include patents in field. President, board directors Nortech Foundation Inc.; regional adviser Norwalk State Technology College; Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, International Society Optical Engineers, Society Information Display, Ergonomics Society, Human Factors Society, Sprite Island Yacht Club.

Background

  • Mehr, Morton Henry was born on April 23, 1927 in New York City. Son of Joseph and Sara (Barden) Mehr.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Yale University, 1950.

    Career

    • Development engineer Bradley Laboratories Incorporated, New York Haven, 1949—1951. Engineer C.G.S. Laboratories, Stamford, 1951—1953. Project engineer Stelma Inc., 1953—1954.

      Engineering group leader Perkin-Elmer, Norwalk, 1954—1960. President Measurement Systems Inc., 1960—1986. Retired; board directors.

      Private practice consultant, from 1986. With United States Navy, 1945-1946.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents in field.

    Membership

    President, board directors Nortech Foundation Inc. Regional adviser Norwalk State Technology College. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, International Society Optical Engineers, Society Information Display, Ergonomics Society, Human Factors Society, Sprite Island Yacht Club.

    Connections

    • Married Rhoda Irene Sondak, August 30, 1946. Children: Ethan, Matthew, Jocelyn.
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    Born April 23, 1927
    Died July 20, 2010
    (aged 83)
    • 1950
      Yale University
    • 1949 - 1951
      Development engineer, Bradley Laboratories Incorporated
      New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    • 1951 - 1953
      engineer, C.G.S. Laboratories
      Stamford, Connecticut, United States
    • 1953 - 1954
      project engineer, Stelma Incorporated
    • 1954 - 1960
      engineer, engineering group leader Perkin-Elmer
      Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
    • 1960 - 1986
      president, Measurement Systems Incorporated
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