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physicist , systems engineer

John Scott Poucher, American systems engineer, physicist. Achievements include architect for high speed data network services, strategic planning for high tech government projects, operations systems planning; research in electron-positron annihilation, deep-inelastic electron-nucleon scattering and nucleic acid structure.

Background

Poucher, John Scott was born on April 10, 1945 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of George Edward and Marcia Irene (Smith) Poucher.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1971.

Career

Instructor in physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1971-1974;assistant professor physics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1974-1980;member technical staff, American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1981-1986;distinguished member technical staff, American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1986-1996;technology consultant, American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, since 1996. Visiting fellow Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1978-1979.

Achievements

  • Achievements include architect for high speed data network services, strategic planning for high tech government projects, operations systems planning. Research in electron-positron annihilation, deep-inelastic electron-nucleon scattering and nucleic acid structure.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to Physical Review Letters, Physical Letters, Physical Review, other journals and conferences.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Physical Society, Union Concerned Scientists, Federation American Scientists, Common Cause, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Lois Miriam Gross, August 2, 1969. Children: Gregory Evan, Brian Eric.

father:
George Edward Poucher

mother:
Marcia Irene (Smith) Poucher

spouse:
Lois Miriam Gross

child:
Gregory Evan Poucher

child:
Brian Eric Poucher