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educator , engineering company executive

Nissen Asher Jaffe, American engineering company executive, educator. British Ministry of Aviation grantee and lecturer, Oxford University, England, 1966-1967, North Atlantic Treaty Organization grantee, Belgium, 1969. Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (associate).


Jaffe, Nissen Asher was born on March 3, 1936 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Simon Baer and Mona (Brown) Jaffe.


Bachelor of Science, University California-Berkeley, 1958. Master of Science, University California-Berkeley, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University California-Berkeley, 1962.


Senior scientist McDonnell Douglas, Long Beach, California, 1968—1977. General manager Gas Generation Associates, division Acurex Corporation, Reading, Pennsylvania, 1978—1979. Manager business development Acurex Corporation, Mountain View, California, since 1979.

Lecturer University of California at Los Angeles, 1963—1968, Cranfield School aeronautics, England, 1967, Cambridge University, England, 1967, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1968, Ohio State. University, 1974, many others. Member British Advisory Committee Aeronautics an Astronautics, 1967.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.


Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (associate).


Simon Baer Jaffe

Mona (Brown) Jaffe