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Aeronautical engineer

Farhad Ghaffari, Iranian, American aeronautical engineer. National Aeronautics and Space Administration student grantee, 1981-1984, Group Achievement award, 1990; recipient Excellence in Oral Presentation award, Society of Automotive Engineers, 1988. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior ), Pi Tau Sigma.

Background

Ghaffari, Farhad was born on January 16, 1955 in Tehran, Iran. Son of Nasrollah and Effat (Vishtehi) Ghaffari. came to the United States 1977.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 1981. Master of Science, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 1984.

Career

Research engineer, Vigyan, Inc., Hampton, Virginia, 1984-1990; aerospace engineer, National Aeronautics and Space Administration-Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia, since 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior), Pi Tau Sigma. M C.

Connections

Married Suzanne Hope Smith, July 11, 1981. Children: Amanda Dawn, Michael Reza, Kevin Amir.

father:
Nasrollah Ghaffari

mother:
Effat (Vishtehi) Ghaffari

spouse:
Suzanne Hope Smith

children:
Amanda Dawn Ghaffari

Michael Reza Ghaffari

Kevin Amir Ghaffari