Research Areas
  • Wireless Communications
  • Entrepreneurship
  • B.S., California Institute of Technology
  • M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (NSF Fellow)
  • Ph.D., Stanford University (Hughes Fellow)
Specific Research Interests
  • Satellite and microwave communications
  • Ionospheric propagation
  • Personal wireless communications
  • Entrepreneurship, strategy, organizational life cycles and the dependence of success upon nonlinear and second-order phenomena
Other Information

Biographical sketch
Born Cleveland, OH 1937; wife Dr. Barbara Leeson, psychologist, Ph.D. Michigan, learning disabilities program coordinator at Stanford Disability Resource Center; two children Hugh and Melinda; resides in Santa Cruz Mountains, Los Gatos, CA. Hobbies: Amateur radio (since 1952; FCC Extra Class license W6NL; partner, Galápagos Is. amateur radio contest station, numerous world championships); Sports car racing (twice US national champion); mountain home design; digital photography.

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