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Thomas Leland Dresner, American engineer. Volunteer consultant, Stanford University, 1984-1988. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers.

Background

Dresner, Thomas Leland was born on August 29, 1948 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Allan Rosedale and Barbara Ann (Harrison) Dresner.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1970. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Pennsylvania, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy Master of Engineering, Stanford University, 1988.

Career

Engineer, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Lester, Pennsylvania, 1970-1979;engineer, Ford Aerospace & Communications Corporation, Palo Alto, California, 1980;senior engineer, Communications Satellite Corporation, Palo Alto, 1981;staff engineer, Hughes Aircraft Company, El Segundo, California, 1985;principal engineer, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Sunnyvale, California, 1988-1991. Consultant mechanical engineers, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee, throttle valve pilot operator. Contributor papers to professional publications.

Membership

Volunteer consultant, Stanford University, 1984-1988. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: bicycling.

Connections

father:
Allan Rosedale Dresner

mother:
Barbara Ann (Harrison) Dresner