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Laser engineer

Robert George Waters, American Laser engineer. Achievements include two patents in field; developments in high powersemiconductor lasers, diode laser reliability innovations; contributions to visible diode lasers. M C. First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1971-1973.

Background

Waters, Robert George was born on December 27, 1948 in Brooklyn. Son of Robert Wilburne and Jane Evelyn (Turner) Waters.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, City University of New York, New York City, 1979.

Career

Associate scientist Exxon Enterprises Inc., Elmsford, New York, 1979-1981. Senior staff scientist Airtron division Litton Systems, Morris Plains, New Jersey, 1981-1984. Director research and development Opto-Electronics Center, McDonnell Douglas, Elmsford, New York, since 1984.

Member program committee Opto-Electronics/Laser Conference, Los Angeles, since 1990, Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, Baltimore, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include two patents in field. Developments in high powersemiconductor lasers, diode laser reliability innovations. Contributions to visible diode lasers. M C.

Membership

First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1971-1973.

Connections

Married Barbara Elizabeth Nunziata, June 14, 1970. 1 child, Carl Anthony.

father:
Robert Wilburne Waters

mother:
Jane Evelyn (Turner) Waters

spouse:
Barbara Elizabeth Nunziata

child:
Carl Anthony Waters