George Lee Blaisdell, American research engineer. Achievements include research on feasibility study of McMurdo to South Pole oversnow traverse, Antarctic glacial ice runway for heavy wheeled aircraft, performance-based specification of tires for military vehicles.
Blaisdell, George Lee was born on August 2, 1954 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, United States. Son of George L. and Margaret R. Blaisdell.
Bachelor of Science, Northern Illinois University, 1976. Bachelor of Science, Michigan Technology University, 1979. Master of Science, Michigan Technology University, 1979.
Research civil engineer Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, Hanover, New Hampshire, since 1979.
Mentor/instructor Junior Solar Sprint, Cornish, New Hampshire, 1995-1997. Deacon First Congregational Church, Lebanon, New Hampshire, 1980's, chairman board governors, 1983-1989. Member International Society for Terrain-Vehicle Systems (national secretary since 1996).