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Russell G. Sherman
Nevada Engineering & Technology Corp. (NETCO)
592 Dryad Road
Santa Monica, CA 90402

Telephone: (310) 454-2989
Facsimile: (310) 230-0930
E-mail: russmetal@aol.com


Areas of Expertise

Industrial metallurgical processing of aerospace and commercial alloys, especially fasteners. Experienced in material and process selection for optimum properties and failure analysis of aerospace components and materials.


Education

B.S. (Metallurgical Engineering), University of Pennsylvania


Work Experience


1973 - present

Vice President

 

NETCO

 

Santa Monica, CA

 

 

1968 - 1973

Vice President, Engineering & Quality Assurance

 

Valley Todeco

 

 

1964 - 1968

Group Leader, Materials & Processes Support

 

Missile Systems Division

 

Hughes Aircraft

 

 

1960 - 1968

Chief Metallurgist

 

Voi-Shan (aerospace fastener company)

 

 

1956 - 1960

Chief Metallurgist

 

Allen Manufacturing (commercial fastener company)

 

 

1953 - 1956

Research Metallurgist

 

Titanium Metals Corp.

 

Henderson, NV



Professional Memberships / Registrations
Profession Engineer, Metallurgical, California
Past Chairman, Los Angeles Chapter, ASM International
Past Chairman, Southern California Section, Metals Society - AIME
Member, Independent Metallurgical Engineering Consultants of California
- Chairman, 1979 – 1981
Member, Aerospace Materials Engineering Committee, SAE


Honors and Awards

Fellow, ASM International


Patents

Heat Treating Titanium-Base Alloy Products
Titanium Alloy System
Sinelok Fastener Used in Jet Engines
Method of Cold Forging High Strength MP35 Fastenersdl