Bruce A. Martin
P.O.Box 456 Middle Island, NY 11953
Telephone: 631-924-8680

SUMMARY: Over 25 years of solid experience in analysis, software architecture and design, real-time process control, scientific & systems programming, as well as product development, project management, quality assurance, and technical support.

12/91 to date: Brookhaven National Laboratory: Advanced Computer Analyst.
Developed software architecture and design of a multi-level distributed control system (VxWorks, RPC) for the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC). Implemented embedded firmware for real-time control of magnet power supplies, instrumentation, and other equipment. Responsible for systems integration & testing of over 100 networked Front-End Computers (VME-bus MC68040 and 603e). Responsible for Software Quality Assurance programs and standards.   [ See ]

8/86 to 11/91: Grumman Aerospace, ILS Department: Principal Engineer / Technical Advisor to Director of Comupter Engineering  
  • Responsible for tracking technology and standards activities, assessing impacts on Automated Test Equipment (ATE) and future Grumman business.
  • Also led advanced software group developing CASE and productivity tools for (ATE):   ATLAS code generators, translators for CASS system, neural nets for test coverage, expert systems for Built-In-Test.
  • Headed a comprehensive study of expected impacts of Ada programming environment on ATE.
  • Selected and implemented cost-saving (est. $2M) software for automated generation of Diagnostic Flowcharts to satisfy Navy TPS requirements.
  • Devised and implemented a requirements-based software cost estimation for ILS Department.
    Also completed several assignments for Corporate Technology office, including:
  • Technical Advisory Group (Software Audits) for Grumman Melbourne Division (JSTARS).
  • Participation in the Software Productivity Consortium (Herndon, VA).
  • Steering Groups for Corporate Software Engineering; Software QA; Configuration Management.
  • Co-authored System Engineering Standards for Grumman Space Division, using Requirements-Driven Design Methodology and advanced CASE tools.
  • Conceptual design of control system for X-Ray Lithography Synchrotron (a DARPA project).
    6/85 to 7/86: Robotic Vision Systems Inc.: Software Manager
    Successfully integrated computer usage and networks across divisions of the company, selected and managed new computer and network installations (microVAX, Sun, ethernet, PACX, CAD/CAM), and conducted C & Unix training programs for over 50 software, electrical, mechanical, and robotic engineers under my technical direction. Devised and instituted corporate standards and methodologies for software development, re-use, design-capture, QA, Configuration Management, CASE tools.
    3/83 to 6/85: Megadata Corporation: Product Manager
    Developed and brought to market an Inventory Control System, a 68020-based Unix system, a Z80-based CP/M product, and an 8088-based Personal Computer "clone" (including ROM BIOS).     Also developed Unix drivers, communications codes, Fortran compiler enhancements, and a 6809 cross-assembler. Supported products for airlines, securities trading, and other applications. Negotiated OEM contracts, wrote major proposals, and provided technical support at trade shows and sales visits.
    12/81 to 3/83: American Science, Energy & Environment, Inc. Vice President for Software Development. Managed all software efforts in diverse areas, including porous media simulations, meteorological analysis, environmental and medical effects of pollutants, battlefield simulations, pharmaceutical database for drug interaction, legal data retrieval, and video arcade graphics.
    11/80 to 12/81: Independent Consultant:
    Engaged by Microsoft to solve critical Fortran and Pascal compiler and I/O problems, for what later became the IBM personal computer. Other clients included U. S. Army White Sands Missle Range (probabilistic modeling of atmospheric turbulence), Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, the New York State organized Crime Task Force, Fabricated Plastics (Morristown, NJ), Cyberchron Systems (Los Angeles, CA), MA/COMM Microwave Power Devices, and American Science, Energy & Environment.
    4/66 to 11/80: Brookhaven National Laboratory: Scientific Programmer/Analyst
    During 15 years of progressively responsible staff positions in the Applied Mathematics Dept., completed projects for every scientific department plus assignments at CERN, Argonne, Los Alamos, and other national labs. Work included scientific programming, modeling (molecular structure, nuclear reactors, acid rain), language compilers, operating system internals and drivers, real-time process control, data collection and reduction. Established and supervised Help Desk and User Support Services.
    5/64 to 4/66: Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn: Research Associate in Physics X-Ray Diffraction Lab. Performed crystallographic structure determinations; implemented several computational programs in Fortran and assembler. Responsible for converting all imported programs from Fortran II to IV.
    OTHER: Secret Clearance, 1986. "Extended Background Investigation" (EBI) completed 1988.
    Principal Member of ANSI Fortran Standards Committee X3J3 and ISO JTC1/SC22/WG5. Chair of Fortran Interpretations Subcommittee. Other standards work on POSIX, Ada, and C language.
    Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at Polytechnic U. and at Suffolk County Community College.
      B.S. degree, 1964 Mathematics Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn
      Ph.D. candidate,
      50 postgrad credits
      Physics /
      X-Ray Crystallography
      Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn
      (now Polytechnic University)
      35 postgrad credits Computer Science State U. of N. Y at Stony Brook
      and Polytechnic University
    Languages & Operating Systems: Over ten years experience in each of the following:
  • C, C++, Fortran, Basic, Pascal, Assembly languages
  • UNIX drivers & internals, Real-time process control, systems programming
  • on a wide variety of operating systems and platforms.     See skills summary           Resume   --   Publications list   --   Skills summary