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Computer scientist

George A. Champine, American Computer scientist. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, I.T. Alumni Society University of Minnesota (past president).

Background

Champine, George A. was born on May 16, 1934 in Fairmont, Minnesota, United States. Son of A. Floyd and C. Genevieve (Northway) Champine.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, University of Minnesota, 1956;Master of Science in Physics, University of Minnesota, 1959;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Minnesota, 1975.

Career

Director research Sperry Univac, St. Paul, 1979. Vice president engineering Exxon Enterprises, Florham Park, New Jersey, 1980-1981. Director technical Digital Equipment Corporation (acquired by Hewlett Packard), Maynard, Massachusetts, since 1981.

Adjunct professor University Texas, Austin, 1984-1986, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1986-1988, University Massachusetts, Lowell, 1987-1992.

Works

Religion

Since a human being is the central factor in the plan of salvation, the Gospel must be taught, understood and accepted by him.

Politics

The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.

Views

The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, I.T. Alumni Society University of Minnesota (past president).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, music, genealogy, jogging.

Connections

Married Barbara Joan Nelson, March 17, 1956. Children: Renee, Mark, Lisa.

father:
A. Floyd Champine

mother:
C. Genevieve (Northway) Champine

spouse:
Barbara Joan Nelson

children:
Renee Champine

Mark Champine

Lisa Champine