John R. Ross III, American Aerospace engineer. Achievements include research on advancement of small satellite technology, parallel processor systems, renewable and solar energy, solar energy. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior), Association for Computing Machinery.
III, John R. Ross, was born on October 22, 1955 in Fort Carson, Colorado, United States. Son of John R. Junior and Alice Ross.
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Maryland, 1980. Postgraduate, George Washington University, 1996.
Mechanic engineer, Rosenblatt & Sons, Arlington, Virginia, 1981;
mechanic engineer, Naval Surface Weapons Center, Silver Spring, Maryland., 1981-1982;
mechanic engineer, Esystems Melpar, Fairfax, Virginia, 1982-1984;
mechanic engineer, Decision Sciences Institute, McLean, Virginia, 1984-1986;
staff engineer, Ardak, Inc., McLean, 1986-1988;
senior Research and Development engineer, Loral/Ford Aerospace, Reston, Virginia, 1988-1991;
president, Westwind Corporation, Vienna, Virginia, since 1991.
Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (senior), Association for Computing Machinery.