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Jon Terry Butler, American computer engineering educator, researcher. Registered professional engineer, Ohio. Recipient Faculty Performance award Naval Postgraduate School, 1990-1993.


Butler, Jon Terry was born on December 26, 1943 in Baltimore. Son of Herbert Harriss and Vera Esse (Buck) Butler.


Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1966. Master in Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1973.


National Research Council postdoctoral associate, Air Force Avionics Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1973-1974;senior postdoctoral associate, Naval Postgraduate School, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio., 1980-1981;associate professor, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1974-1987;professor, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, since 1987;Navalex Chair professor, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, 1985-1987.


  • Registered professional engineer, Ohio.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Multi-Valued Logic in Very-large-scale integration, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (chairman multiple-valued logic committee 1980-1981, Distinguished visiting 1982-1986, press editor 1986-1990, editor-in-chief Computer magazine 1991-1992, editor-in-chief Computer Society Press 1993-1997, chairman Computer Society fellows evaluation committee 1999, chairman Computer Society transactions operations committee 1998-1999, chairman Computer Society Press operations committee since 2000, Meritorious Service award 1988, 92, TAB Pioneer award 1989, certified appreciation 1982, 89, 91, 95, 96, 99, 2000, Distinguished Service award 1995, Third Centennial medal 2000, board governors 1991-1997).


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: jogging.


Married Susan Beth Wood, February 24, 1968 (divorced August 1996). 1 child, Anne Elizabeth. Married Fujiko Sakaguchi, January 31, 1998.

Herbert Harriss Butler

Vera Esse (Buck) Butler

Susan Beth Wood

Fujiko Sakaguchi

Anne Elizabeth Butler