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infosystems specialist , consultant

Henry Eric Firdman, American Infosystems specialist, consultant. Avocations: collecting jazz music, traveling. M C. Recipient numerous Certs. of Appreciation, Society Manufacturing Engineers, 1985-1988. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, Association for Computing Machinery, American Association forArtificial Intelligence.

Background

Firdman, Henry Eric was born on October 24, 1936 in Leningrad, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics. Son of Roman and Mina (Loytsanskaya) Firdman. came to the United States, 1981.

Education

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute, Leningrad, 1959; Doctor of Philosophy in Microelectronics, Center for Microelectronics, Moscow, 1966; Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science, Institute for Electronic Design, Moscow, 1969.

Career

Staff member, Leningrad Design Bureau, 1959-1964; lab director, Leningrad Design Bureau, 1964-1971; vice president, Leningrad Design Bureau, 1971-1973; professor computer science, Vladivostok State University, Vladivostok, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1975-1977; director laboratory, Institute for Automation and Control Processes, Vladivostok, 1974-1977; "refusenick" (was refused emigration and job), Leningrad, 1978-1981; research scientist, Hewlett-Packard Corporation, Palo Alto, California, 1981-1983; director, advanced product development, Access Technologies, Inc., South Natick, Massachusetts, 1983-1984; president, Henry Firdman & Associations, Fallbrook, California, since 1984; consultant, International Business Machines Corporation, White Plains, New York, 1987; consultant, McDonnell Douglas, St. Louis, Long Beach, 1987-1989; consultant, Pacific Bell, San Ramon, California, 1990-1991; director strategic information systems, Pacific Bell, San Ramon, California, 1991-1992; executive director, Strategic Information Systems, San Ramon, 1992-1994; director, New Instruction Section Technologies, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Avocations: collecting jazz music, traveling. M C.

Works

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society, Association for Computing Machinery, American Association for Artificial Intelligence.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Collecting jazz music, travel.

Connections

Married Larissa Zhogova, May 27, 1975. Children: Philip, Polina, Natasha, Tanya, Henry Eric Junior.

father:
Roman Firdman

mother:
Mina (Loytsanskaya) Firdman

spouse:
Larissa Zhogova

children:
Polina Firdman

Philip Firdman

Tanya Firdman

Henry Eric Junior Firdman

Natasha Firdman