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   Gerald Halpert
   Formerly Supervisor Electrochemical Technology
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Pasadena, California
United States Of America
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High School: Montclair High School, Montclair,  NJ
A.B. in Chemistry, Rutgers University
M.S., Catholic University
Ph.D., Catholic University

Background Information
1956-60 Thomas Edison Laboratories: Developed batteries for commercial applications. 1961-63 Melpar Inc. (Now E-Systems): Developed electrochemical sensors. 1963-1983 NASA Goddard Space Flight Center: Developed batteries for Near Earth missions. 1983-98 Electrochemical Technology Group: Supervisor, managing 20 scientists and engineers to develop batteries and fuel cells for space and commercial applications.

Contributions to Mars Exploration

I served on the Design Review team for the power system for the Spacecraft. [more contributions ...]
Personal Reflections

Read articles, books and use the internet to become knowledgeable about a subject of interest to you. Discuss with your teachers and arrange to meet people in your field of interest to get a better hands on idea of the subjects. [more personal reflections ...]