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Edmund Rochford | Elance
 
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Edmund Rochford

mechanical engineer working on aerospace controls
   United States
  |   Fort Worth, TX

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $10

BS/MS in Mechanical Engineering
MS in Systems Architecture/Engineering

~10 years of experience in design/testing of advanced control systems for aerospace propulsion
~experience working for military and commercial customers
several years of valve design/test experience

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Employment

Hamilton Sundstrand
Senior Mechanical Engineer
2001 - Present
Worked on Joint Strike Fighter program/F135 engine/control system Significant experience includes: -flight test -airframe integration/testing -engine integration/testing -hardware/software...
Pratt & Whitney
Mechanical Engineer
1999 - 2001
Project engineer for advanced engine programs Test engineer for JSF CDA program Transferred with entire department to Hamilton Sundstrand in 2001
UAH Propulsion Research Center
Graduate Research Assistant
1997 - 1999
Testing and analysis of the burning rate of solid rocket propellants (masters thesis research) Design of oxidizer feed system for a laboratory scale hybrid rocket test stand
Parker Hannifin Hydraulic Valve Division
Design Engineer
1995 - 1997
Design, assembly, test of hydraulic control valves (relief valves, pressure regulators, etc). Cradle to grave support for valves that went into production

Education

University of Southern California
Master of Science in Systems Architecture and Engineering
2004 - 2007
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
1997 - 1999
University of Illinois at Chicago
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
1992 - 1995

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mechanical
control systems
propulsion systems
consulting
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