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research and development company executive

Bernard Zion Hershenov, American Electronics research and development company executive. Recipient Radio Corporation of America Outstanding Achievement awards, 1963, 66, Microwave Application award Microwave Theory and Techniques Society of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 1992.


Hershenov, Bernard Zion was born on September 22, 1927 in New York City. Son of Joseph and Rebecca (Landes) Hershenov.


Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan, 1950;Master of Science, University of Michigan, 1952;Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1959.


Associate research engineer, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1951-1959;development engineer, General Electric Company, Schenectady, 1959-1960;member technical staff, head microwave integrated circuits, Radio Corporation of America Research laboratories, Princeton, New Jersey, 1960-1972;director, Research laboratories, Tokyo, 1972-1975;head energy systems, Research laboratories, Princeton, 1976-1979;director Solid State Devices Laboratory, Research laboratories, Princeton, 1979-1983;director Optical Systems and Display Materials Laboratory, Research laboratories, Princeton, 1983-1984;director Optoelectronics Research Laboratory, Research laboratories, Princeton, 1984-1987;director marketing coordination, David Sarnoff Research Center (subsidiary of Socially Responsible Investment International), Princeton, 1987-1988;director international business development, 1989-1993;senior advisor, Sarnoff Research Center (subsidiary of Socially Responsible Investment International), Princeton, 1994-1995;consultant, 1993-1995.


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Vice president Jewish Community Center, Princeton, 1970-1971, president, 1971-1972, trustee, 1977-1979. Member physics advising committee University of Michigan, since 1988. Served with United States Navy, 1946-1947.

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi.


Married Miriam Leah Gold, October 27, 1950 (deceased July 27, 2000). 1 child, Ruth Lois; Married Harriet I. Indik, September 10, 2006.

Joseph Hershenov

Rebecca (Landes) Hershenov

Miriam Leah Gold

Harriet I. Indik

Ruth Lois Hershenov