VIP Biography for
Ernest M. Duckworth Jr., P.E.
|Ernest M. Duckworth Jr., P.E.|
|Industry||Electronic and electrical equipment|
|Title||Vice President, Power Products Division|
|Expertise||Expert in Ground Potential Rise (GPR) and lighting grounding; travels around the world giving grounding seminars to engineers|
|Current Organization||Lightning Protection & Grounding Institute|
|Type of Organization||Manufacturing|
|Major Product||Special high voltage protection equipment for wire-line communications|
|Area of Distribution||International|
|University/Degree||B.S.E.S., (Engineering Science), University of Rhode Island, 1966; M.S.E.E., Newark Institute of Technology, 1972|
|Born||March 31, 1944, Tucson, Arizona at the Harding's Guest Ranch|
|Honors & Awards||Numerous awards as an employee of the Bell system for 24 years and as a member of the Lions International|
|Published Works||"Solving High-Voltage Problems in Wireless/Utility Collocations", proceedings of the Power Quality Conference 1999; "Isolation of Wire-Line Communications Serving Automatic Meter Reading Systems", AMRA News Journal 1998; "Great Balls of Fire", 911 Magazine 1995; "Wire Line Communication Isolation at PCS Locations", UTC Journal 1999; "Be Alert To Danger Posed By Ground Potential Rise", America's Network 1995; "Destructive Surges", Telephony 1997; "Critical Need for Communications Protection in a Deregulated Power Market", IEEE/PES T&D Conference 1999 and IEEE/PES Transactions 1999|
|Affiliations||Senior Member, I.E.E.E.; N.A.R.T.E. Member with Master Endorsement; Registered Professional Engineer in Virginia and Colorado|
|Work History||Electrical Protection Engineer beginning in 1969 with Western Electric at the Bell Laboratories in Whippany, New Jersey, C&P Telephone Company of Virginia, Mountain Bell, US WEST and Positron Industries Inc.|
|Children||Christine A. Corrigan, Ernest M. Duckworth III, Terri L. Graf|
|Spouse||Cynthia A. Duckworth|
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