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technological company executive

Alexander Donald Jacobson, American technological company executive. Achievements include patents for Reflective Liquid Crystal Light Valve, High Resolution Continusly Distributed Silicon Photodiode Substrtate, Three Dimensional Microelectronics, High Speed Hologram. Recipient Prize Rank Organization, 1986. Member Tau Beta Pi, Pi Mu Epsilon, Sigma Xi.

Background

Jacobson, Alexander Donald was born on December 1, 1933 in New York City. Son of Seymour Irving and Annabelle (Maibach) Jacobson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1955. Master of Science, University of California at Los Angeles, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical engineering, California Institute of Technology, 1964.

Career

Microwave engineer Radar division, Hughes Aircraft Company, Culver City, California, 1955-1959; member technical staff Research Laboratory, Hughes Aircraft Company, Malibu, California, 1959-1966; section head Research Laboratory, Hughes Aircraft Company, Malibu, California, 1966-1970; associate department manager Research Laboratory, Hughes Aircraft Company, Malibu, California, 1970-1976; programs manager Commercial Product division, Hughes Aircraft Company, Carlsbad, California, 1976-1977; free lance consultant, Los Angeles, 1977-1980; president, Chief Executive Officer, Inference Corporation, Los Angeles, 1980-1990; chairman, Inference Corporation, El Segundo, California, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for Reflective Liquid Crystal Light Valve, High Resolution Continusly Distributed Silicon Photodiode Substrtate, Three Dimensional Microelectronics, High Speed Hologram.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Tau Beta Pi, Pi Mu Epsilon, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Judith Althea Berman, July 25, 1955 (divorced June 1966). Children: Juliet Anna, David Clair. Married Rebecca Mary Davies, October 24, 1971.

father:
Seymour Irving Jacobson

mother:
Annabelle (Maibach) Jacobson

spouse:
Judith Althea Berman

children:
David Clair;m. Rebecca Mary Davies Jacobson

1971 Jacobson

October 24 Jacobson

Juliet Anna Jacobson