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Engineer , consultant , scientist

James Ting Kam, American engineer, consultant, scientist. Registered professional engineer, California, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico. Scholar, University California, 1972-1974. Member of American Society of Civil Engineers, Groundwater Scientists and Engineers, Lions Club (board directors San Francisco chapter 1984-1986), Sigma Xi.

Background

Kam, James Ting was born on July 29, 1945 in Hong Kong. Son of Nai Fai and Big Chun (Au) Kam.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University of California, Berkeley, 1974.

Career

Project engineer International Engineering Company, San Francisco, 1975-1979. Senior hydrologist Science Applications Inc., San Leandro, 1979-1981. Chief hydrologist Davy McKee Corporation, San Ramon, 1981-1985.

Principal engineer MK Environmental Services, San Francisco, 1985-1997, Yucca Mountain Project, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1997—2000. Senior engineering specialist Bechtel SAI, 2001—2006, Apogen Technologies, Las Vegas, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, California, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Groundwater Scientists and Engineers, Lions (board directors San Francisco chapter 1984-1986), Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, tennis, marathons, triathlon, singing.

Connections

Married Winna M. Wong, June 9, 1974. Children: Kelvin K., Theresa P.

father:
Nai Fai Kam

mother:
Big Chun (Au) Kam

spouse:
Winna M. Wong

children:
Kelvin K. Kam

Theresa P. Kam