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Gerald A. Pattison (B.S., Physics, 1959; M.S., E.E.,1967)


I have been married twice resulting in five children and four grandchildren to date.

I have retired from corporate life. I spend my time traveling, remodeling our home, skiing, fishing, swimming, golfing and handling our investments. I spent eight years in R&D at Univac on memory devices and radiation monitoring devices. I designed memory for the first Mars Lander at Honeywell. I designed computer hardware and memories at