Mr. John E Gerling
1200 Mira Mar Ave.
Medford OR, 97504
Active in microwave heating since 1951. Engaged in every aspect of the profession. Consulting, research, marketing, product development, process development, expert witness and company management.
BIO / Resume / CV:
Education Bachelor of Electrical Engineering - Cornell University - 1951 Professional Career 1951 1953 Air Force Research & Development officer in charge of magnetron reliability for SAC bomb/nav radar 1953 1958 Applications Engineering Manager of the Electron Tube Division of Litton Industries 1958 1963 Director of Marketing of Radiation at Stanford 1963 1968 Vice President Manager of the Industrial Microwave Division of the Atherton Division of Litton Industries 1968 1973 Co-founder of Genesys Systems Inc and manager of the industrial microwave operations 1973 1977 Co-founder and President of a developer and manufacturer of industrial microwave heating systems 1977 1992 Founder, Owner and President of Laboratories. Laboratories engaged in a full range of activities in the industrial and domestic microwave oven fields. 1992 1994 Founded JG Microwave, a consulting company. Principle activity during these two years was the development of a microwave clothes dryer for the Electric Power Research Institute. 1994 - Basically retired. Continuing consulting on a case by case basis. Memberships and Committees Co-founder and first President of the International Microwave Power Institute (IMPI) Professional member of the Institute of Food Technologists Microwave Oven Technical Committee - Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers Industry Advisory Group - Microwave Ovens - Underwriters Laboratories Member - Technical Committees for Performance and Safety of Microwave Ovens - International Electrotechnical Commission Associate Editor - Journal of Microwave Power Awards Fellow member of IMPI Small Business Man of the Year Modesto, California Patents Inventor or co inventor of 14 U S Patents (see web site for a full listing) Publications Author of approximately 100 reports, papers and articles covering a wide range of industrial and domestic microwave topics. (see web site for a full listing)
Microwave Heating Microwave Ovens Microwave Oven Patents Microwave Oven Utensils Microwave Oven Product Packaging Microwave Oven Food Products Industrial Microwave Systems Industrial Microwave Processes Industrial Microwave Patents