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engineer , mathematician

Ronald Paxton Sheets Mahler, American engineer, mathematician. Achievements include patents for fuzzy logic classification system. Recipient Author of Year award, Lockheed Martin Corporation, 2004, 2008.

Background

Mahler, Ronald Paxton Sheets was born on August 15, 1948 in Great Falls, Montana, United States. Son of Paxton Bowers and Edna Annabelle Sheets.

Education

Bachelor in Mathematics, University Chicago, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1974. Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1980.

Career

Senior staff research scientist Lockheed Martin Corporation, Eagan, Minnesota, since 1980. Assistant professor mathematics University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1974—1979.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for fuzzy logic classification system.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Statistical Multisource-Multitarget Information Fusion (Joseph Mignogna Data Fusion award, 2007). Co-author: Mathematics of Data Fusion. Co-editor: Random Sets: Theory and Practice.

      Contributor articles to professional journals (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers AESS Harry Rowe Mimno award, 2005, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers AESS Barry Carlton award, 2007).

Connections

Married Sue Ellen Cassel, September 24, 1988 (divorced November 17, 2005). Married Deborah Jane Schreiber, August 11, 1974 (divorced August 12, 1980).

father:
Paxton Bowers

mother:
Edna Annabelle Sheets

spouse:
Sue Ellen Cassel

spouse:
Deborah Jane Schreiber