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research and development company executive

John Vinton Bouyoucos, American Research and development company executive. Patentee in field Recipient Rochester Patent Law Association; Inventors award, 1973.

Background

Bouyoucos, John Vinton was born on November 9, 1926 in Lansing, Michigan, United States. Son of George John and Delia (Bemis) Bouyoucos.

Education

Student, University Michigan, 1944;Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1949;S.M. Entertainment, Harvard University, 1951;Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1953;Harvard Business School Smaller Company Management Program certified, Harvard University, 1976.

Career

Assistant director Harvard Acoustics Research Laboratory, Harvard University, 1955-1959. Manager hydroacoustics department General Dynamics Electronics Division, Rochester, New York, 1959-1971. President, chief scientist Hydroacoustics Inc., 1972—2006.

Retired, 2006

Consultant in field.

Achievements

  • Patentee in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field.

Membership

President, chairman board Society Chamber Music, Rochester, 1977-1996, chairman board 1996-1999, chairman emeritus, since 1999. Board directors, vice chairman Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, 1978-1989, honorary board directors, since 1990. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946.

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Acoustical Society of America (vice president 1970-1971. Distinguished service citation 2000, Gold certified, 2004, Engineering Acoustics Silver medal, 2004). Member Society Exploration Geophysicists, Audio Engineering Society, Institute Noise Control Engineers Clubs: Harvard Business School Rochester (president 1984).

Connections

Married Stella Wright, September 29, 1953. Children: Anne Stephanie, Peter Johnson, Hope Nicola. Married Kristine Thuesen Hordon, May 26, 1984.

Stepchildren: Nils William, Kjirsti Beth.

father:
George John Bouyoucos

mother:
Delia (Bemis) Bouyoucos

spouse:
Stella Wright

spouse:
Kristine Thuesen Hordon

child:
Anne Stephanie Bouyoucos

child:
Peter Johnson Bouyoucos

child:
Hope Nicola Bouyoucos

child:
Nils William Bouyoucos

child:
Kjirsti Beth Bouyoucos