Log In

Ben Alder Edit Profile

video engineering educator

Ben Alder, Israeli video engineering educator. Research fellow Charles Krown Foundation, New York City, 1972-1973. Vice president Bar Ilan Student Association, 1963-1964, Weizman Institute Student Association, 1965-1987; member National Union of Israeli Students. Member Society Motion Picture and television Engineers.

Background

Alder, Ben was born on February 19, 1940 in Palestine. Came to the United States, 1978. Son of Bernhard and Hermin (Meller) Apfelderfer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel, 1966. Master of Science, Weizeman Institute, Rehovoth, Israel, 1968. Doctor of Science, Technion, Haifa, Israel, 1973.

Career

Teacher Sinai, Shalva High School, Tel-Aviv, 1965-1967. Research assistant Weizman Institute, Rehovoth, 1966-1967. Senior resident assistant Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, 1968-1973.

Visiting professor New York University, University Southern California, 1974-1975. Production director Techno Instruments Ltd., Tel-Aviv, 1976-1978. Technical director Gelman Industries, Incorporated, New York York City, 1979-1982.

Head of video technical program Institute Audio Research, since 1982. Marketing advisory Eisenberg Company, New York City, 1978. Consultant American Energy and Development Group, Scotsdale, Arizona, 1981-1982, Central Video, New York City, since 1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Charge Transfer Complexes, 1973. Contributor articles to magazines, 1970-1974.

Membership

Vice president Bar Ilan Student Association, 1963-1964, Weizman Institute Student Association, 1965-1987. Member National Union of Israeli Students. Member Society Motion Picture and television Engineers.

Connections

Married Levana Finkelstein, February 19, 1973. 1 child, Shanni Eileen.

father:
Bernhard Apfelderfer

mother:
Hermin (Meller) Apfelderfer

spouse:
Levana Finkelstein

child:
Shanni Eileen Alder