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Engineering laboratory administrator

Vishwas More, American Engineering laboratory administrator.

Background

More, Vishwas was born on July 5, 1936 in Kolhapur, India. Son of Dattagi Jagtap and Parvati More. came to the United States, 1958.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1951; Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1953.

Career

Project engineer, Air Conditioning Corporation, Bombay, India, 1958-1962; mechanic engineer, Abbott Laboratory, North Chicago, Illinois, 1962-1966; plant engineer, Argonne (Illinois) National Laboratory University of Chicago, 1966-1974; chief engineer, Posotron Electron Project University of California, Stanford University, 1974-1978; project manager, Cell Culture Laboratory University of California, 1979-1980; plant engineer, head department, Lawrence Laboratory University of California, Berkeley, 1978-1983; project manager, Lawrence Laboratory University of California, Berkeley, 1982-1983; project manager Center for Advanced Materials, Lawrence Laboratory University of California, Berkeley, 1984-1993. Retired;

consultant to various other national projects funded by Federal Government.

Membership

Fund raising host for United States Senator and Governor Pete Wilson. Member Republican Presidential Task Force, Senatorial Inner Circuit, 1992. Appointed by Governor Pete Wilson to Finance Aid Commission, State of California, 1993-1994.

Board governors Comty. Colleges State of California, since 1994, chairman finance and budget, 1994-1995, vice president, 1995-1996, president, 1996-1997, chair finance and budget committee, 1997-1998, 98-99. Member central committee Contra Costa Republican party, since 1999.

Member Task Force on School to Career, since 1996. Delegate Republican National Convention, State of California, 1996, 2000. Invited by Educational Ministry of Thailand to Master Plan Comty.

College in Thailand, 1995. Board directors Hayward State University, California, since 2000. Member advisory board Wheel Chairs Foundation World, since 2000.

Member Prominent Indians in American (executive vice president 1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, gardening.

Connections

Married Sheila More; children: Anil, Sanjiv, Dev, Sonya.

father:
Dattagi Jagtap

mother:
Parvati More

spouse:
Sheila More

children:
Anil More

Sonya More

Sanjiv More

Dev More