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consultant , Mechanical engineer

Jack Alan Jones, American mechanical engineer, consultant. Registered professional engineer, New Jersey. National Science Foundation fellow, 1970-1973; recipient Manned Flight Awareness Honoree award National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1987, National Aeronautics and Space Administration Major Inventors award, 1992. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Background

Jones, Jack Alan was born on April 15, 1948 in Newark. Son of James Corbett and Mertel Mathilda (Bergbauer) Jones.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Rutgers University, 1970. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Rice University, 1973.

Career

Mechanic engineer, Bechman Instruments, Irvine, California, 1973-1974;senior engineer, Garrett A. Research, Torrance, California, 1974-1979;senior engineer, member technical staff, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, since 1979.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, New Jersey.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee heat pumps and cryogenic refrigeration. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: outdoor activities.

Connections

father:
James Corbett Jones

mother:
Mertel Mathilda (Bergbauer) Jones