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systems engineer

Charles Frederick Haist, American Systems engineer. Achievements include patent pending for a low cost switchable power supply for space application; research on a double emitter suppressed carrier single side band modulator; avocations: history, archeology, fishing, hunting.

Background

Haist, Charles Frederick was born on April 3, 1936 in Hershey, North-East. Son of William Mitchell and Edna Lillian (Johnson) Haist.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, 1962.

Career

Junior engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Owego, New York, 1962;associate engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Owego, New York, 1963;senior associate engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Huntsville, Alabama, 1964-1972;advisory engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Boca Raton, Florida, 1971-1972;development engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Boca Raton, Florida, 1973;vice president operations, Fred Chandler & Enterprises, Winnfield, Louisiana, 1973-1974;senior subsystem manager, United States Boosters, Inc., Huntsville, 1974-1984;director advanced engineering, Singer Link, Houston, 1984-1986;director acquisition management, CAE-Link, Houston, 1987-1989;senior system engineer, CAE-Link, Houston, since 1990. Member Council Defense Sys. Industry Association, 1965-1969.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent pending for a low cost switchable power supply for space application. Research on a double emitter suppressed carrier single side band modulator. Avocations: history, archeology, fishing, hunting.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Program Management Manual, 1989. Editor: An Hypothesis for Total Systems Management, 1967.

Membership

Scoutmaster Boy Scouts American, Huntsville, 1976. Committee member Lunar Rondevous Festival, Clear Lake City, Texas, 1994. With United States Air Force, 1955-1959.

Member National Management Association (president Link chapter 1994-1995, board directors 1987-1988), National Council Systems Engineering (charter), Masons, Scottish Rite.

Connections

Married Gwendolyn Jane (Polly) Chandler, January 30, 1959. Children: Erika Gabrielle, Christopher Frederick.

father:
William Mitchell Haist

mother:
Edna Lillian (Johnson) Haist

spouse:
Gwendolyn Jane

child:
Erika Gabrielle Haist

child:
Christopher Frederick Haist