John Stuart Foster Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, McGill University, 1948; Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University of California, Berkeley, 1952; Doctor of Science (honorary), University Mon., 1979.
Director, Lawrence Livermore (California) Laboratory, 1952-1965;
director defense research and engineering, Department Defense, Washington, 1965-1973;
vice president, TRW Energy Systems Group, Redondo Beach, California, 1973-1979;
vice president science and technical, TRW Inc., Cleveland, 1979-1988;
also board directors, TRW Inc., Cleveland. Member of national advisory board American Security Council. Chairman Defense Science Board, 1989-1993.
Chairman Pilkington Aerospace. Chairman Technology Strategies & Alliances.
Member National Academy of Engineering (Founders award 1989), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Defense Preparedness Association, National Security Industrial Association.
Married Frances Schnell, December 28, 1978. Children: Susan, Cathy, Bruce, Scott, John.