John Thompson

San Diego, California, USA IEEE San Diego Section
Special Skills

Technical Specialities

Detail-oriented senior physicist with a proven track record of experience paving the way for scientific innovation. Command a strong balance between theoretical knowledge and hands-on technical leadership to direct all aspects of applied R&D projects for commercial and government clients. Prepare and present winning technical proposals and scientific reports to secure project buy-in. Leverage a deep understanding of complex physical processes combined with expert data analysis and problem solving skills to design and develop prototypes and applications that meet and exceed project goals and objectives. Spearhead and collaborate closely with scientific teams, providing the guidance and support needed to ensure project success. Offer technical expertise and counsel on high voltage, pulsed power design and specialty applications of plasma physics, through modeling and experimentation. Areas of expertise include: Applied R&D - Understanding Complex Physical Processes - Technical Program & Project Management - Data Analysis - Computer-Aided Modeling & Simulation - Prototype/Process Design & Development - Problem Solving - Proposal & Report Development - Scientific Presentations - Client Relations - Team Leadership & Mentoring

Additional Specialities

UNIX,Linux, Windows,Mac OS,Fortran, Algol SolidWorks, Autocad LT, Mathcad, OSLO LT, Micro-Cap SPICE simulator, Vizimag 2D static magnetic field solver, Delta 2D magneto-hydrodynamic code, Monte Carlo N-Particle (MCNP5) transport code, Integrated TIGER Series (ITS) electron/photon transport codes, Ansoft High Frequency Structure Simulator (HFSS) 3D electromagnetic code, in-house �IDL"-like analysis software, SIGNO analysis software, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project
  • phone number
    +1 619 865 7583 (Cell)
opportunities settings
Employment Preferences
  • Employment Type: Consultant, Contract Employee
  • Desired Salary: Not Applicable
  • Travel: None
  • Available for International Assignments: No
  • Commute: Not Applicable
  • Languages: None - null