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Communications and electronics company executive

Leonard Richard Kahn, American communications and electronics company executive. Registered professional engineer, New York. Second lieutenant United States Army. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Regional Wheeler award), Radio Club American (Armstrong medal 1980), Council for Comeptitive Economy (board directors), Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Xi.

Background

Kahn, Leonard Richard was born on June 16, 1926 in New York City. Son of Robert and Hattie (Grossman) Kahn.

Education

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic University, Brooklyn. Student, Syracuse University.

Career

Research engineer, Radio Corporation of America Communications, New York City, 1947-1950; research engineer, Crosby laboratories, Syosset, New York, 1950-1952; president, Kahn Research laboratories, Garden City, New York, 1957-1974; president, Kahn Communications, Inc., Westbury, New York, since 1974. Adjunct Professor electrical engineering Polytechnic U. Patent agent; consultant Willys Motors, Grumman Aircraft & Electronics, Fairchild, Federal Aviation Administration, United States Information Agency.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals Holder 80 United States patents, also foreign patents.

Membership

Second lieutenant United States Army. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Regional Wheeler award), Radio Club American (Armstrong medal 1980), Council for Comeptitive Economy (board directors), Tau Beta Pi, Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Ruth M. Repetti, January 26, 1963.

father:
Robert Kahn

mother:
Hattie (Grossman) Kahn

spouse:
Ruth M. Repetti