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Paradigm Alternatives, Inc.
           
Charles W. Kriel
Custom Computer Hardware/Software Consultant
Servicing Clients Nationwide (405) 886-6506 chuck@pai-biz.com
               
ABILITIES:
         
 
Design digital electronic and computer hardware.
 
Develop hardware for microprocessors, personal computers, minicomputers, and mainframes.
 
Design embedded microprocessor systems for aircraft, oil field, harsh industrial, and residential applications.
 
Develop software in C, FORTRAN, PL/1, PL/M, ObjectPAL, Visual Basic, Visual C++, and numerous assembly languages.
 
Develop software for data acquisition, process control, scientific computation, communication, simulation, image processing, numeric filtering, celestial mechanics, custom hardware interfaces, and non-resident operating system emulation.
 
Implement software for various operating systems, including Windows, VMS, XWindows, Unix, OS/360, IBM PC DOS, CP/M, and ISIS-II.
 
Proficiently employ computer aided design tools, including drafting packages, software development systems, and office applications.
 
Specify, design, develop, and verify both software and hardware based on written standards, and develop such standards.
   
Instruct mathematics, statistics, physics, and electrical engineering courses at various levels.
 
Function as engineering team leader or team member.
ACHIEVEMENTS:
         
   
Assisted a major kitchen appliance manufacturer establish an in-house Highly Accelerated Life Testing program that immediately reduced warranty costs.
 
 
Designed, developed, and tested numerous microcontroller-based switches for aircraft cabin control equipment.
 
 
Created an intelligent igniter that reduced circuitry requirements by 50% and increased design flexibility.
 
 
Devised a pump controller that doubled capacity and reduced failures due to improper installation.
 
 
Developed a software-driven phase-locked loop that achieved sub-microsecond synchronization with improved stability.
 
 
Encouraged students in mathematics courses to achieve levels of proficiency beyond even their own expectations.
 
 
Conceived a modulation scheme and developed RF modems which performed 1,000 ft. error-free unidirectional exchange.
 
 
Developed multiple user claims management system with increased efficiency, accuracy, and accountability, and improved communications.
WORK HISTORY:
         
2004-Present
 
PARADIGM ALTERNATIVES, INC., Wellston, OK
 
 
Consultant
 
2000-2004
 
COWLEY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Wichita, KS
 
 
Instructor/Adjunct Instructor
 
2000-2003
 
MID CONTINENT CONTROLS, INC., Derby, KS
 
 
Design Engineer
 
1998-2000
 
SOUTH HUNTINGTON ASSOCIATES, Huntington Beach, CA
 
 
Project Engineer
 
1988-1998
 
PARAGON DYNAMICS, INC., Stillwater, OK
 
 
Consultant/Project Manager
 
1992-2006
 
FRIENDS UNIVERSITY, Wichita, KS
 
 
Adjunct Assistant Professor
 
1988-1992
 
BOEING MILITARY AIRCRAFT CORPORATION, Wichita, KS
 
 
Principal Engineer
 
1988-Present
 
EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY, Wichita, KS
 
   
Adjunct Assistant Professor
 
1987-1988
 
OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY, Stillwater, OK
 
   
Graduate Assistant
 
1980-1986
 
FRONTIER ENGINEERING, INC., Stillwater, OK
 
   
Project Engineer
 
1975-1980
 
U. S. NAVY
 
   
Nuclear Propulsion Officer
 
1971-1975
 
PUBLIC SERVICE COMPANY OF OKLAHOMA
 
 
Engineering Assistant (Intern)
 
EDUCATION:
OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY, Stillwater, OK
Ph.D. Electrical Engineering – 1988
Masters of Electrical Engineering – 1975
B.S. Electrical Engineering – 1975

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