DR. SIDDHARTHA MUKHERJEE, PhD
Physics / Computer Sciences
Electricals / Eelctro-Mechanicals Technician
Mechanicals / Construction Technician
Security operations professional with extensive experience in scenario planning, global trend assessment and related open channel intelligence gathering, analysis and reporting; Particular strengths in network- and team- building, logistics, field operations and identifying accurate assessments of historical, economic and cultural contexts for security engagements; Function with superior flexibility in environments ranging from general populations to diplomatic circles.
U.S. Presidential Advance Security Team (civilian security element); Advisor to U.S. President's Council on Education (by Presidential appointment); NEA lobbying for federal legislation to support secondary and post-secondary education work-study programs; Lobbying and legislation writing for revisions to state judiciary committee procedural rules; Municipal government accounting and financial reporting systems development and implementation; Government construction contract procure-ment for major eight figure historical landmark restoration and attendant document preparation support; Local, State, Regional and National president, National Office Education Association.
Military contract litigation advising and related client preparation and evidentiary documentation; Advisory and evidentiary consulting in disputes over elected officials' constitutional venues of authority; Specialized personal, business and diplomatic security measures and systems; Threat and risk assessment in personal, corporate and diplomatic venues; Industrial, technological, economic and informational intelligence and counter-measures in corporate and legal venues; Risk assessment and advising for eight figure investment syndicate and NASD brokerage under CFR17/10.b.5 ("due diligence" investigations and reports); Construction project management consulting for artistic, residential, governmental and commercial landmark restoration projects; Business planning and strategy development for Internet-based public think tank.
BANKING / FINANCE / WALL STREET
Managed a billion dollars of corporate securities issues as trustee; Conducted corporate tax abatement projects with external tax counsel; Financial statement projects with Big Eight audit firm and corporate counsel (SEC 10Q and 10K registrations); Conducted six figure tax abatement application for a bank holding company in concert with outside Big Eight accounting firm and tax counsel; Administered hostile proxy contests as securities issue transfer agent and registrar; Designed and implemented use of boiler plate brief format for complex and voluminous securities trust documents; Administered operations for a major Top Ten commercial real estate developer; Structured, staffed and managed securities transaction tracking department (securities transfer agents) for the world's largest securities depository.
New York University
University Of Dayton
SECURITY / THREAT ASSESSMENTS / VULNERABILITY PROBES
U.S. Military Installations, Facilities and Bases
Domestic and Foreign
Ten Years 1987-97
Conduct intrusive covert probes of extremely sensitive military installations & facilities to determine site vulnerability and furnish operations reports to joint military program commanding officers and/or command groups on the results of intrusion and intelligence- gathering; Conduct simple security and threat assessment operations to identify security posture weaknesses and furnish corrective-measures recommendations to command groups; Developed cadre training missions for U.S.-ally foreign elements; Provided foreign-indigenous intelligence apparatus assessments.
SPECIAL OPERATIONS INSTRUCTOR: ANTI- & COUNTER-TERRORISM
Military Training Facility
Domestic and Foreign
Five Years: 1982-87
Provide anti- and counter-terrorism instruction to designated military trainee groups and individuals: Special weapons; Tactics; Ideological and M.O. orientations; Protective, preventative and reactive measures/methods; Indigenous intelligence apparatuses; Principal Protection Detail training; Primary instructor - black & white photography applications.
NATO / UNITED NATIONS ASSIGNMENTS
Domestic and foreign multi-national joint task force operations: training and instruction; peace-time and combat-ready postures for peacekeeping operations; Instruction, special operations cross-training, joint military operations, vulnerability probes, threat assessments, theater projects, and planning conferences in Great Britain, Germany, Luxembourg, Denmark, Holland, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Sri Lanka, and Haiti.
EDUCATION & TRAINING
Domestic Criminal Justice Program
Advanced Improvised Explosive Devices & Terrorist Activities
Post-Blast Scene Investigation
Prinicpal Protection & Driving
Dynamics of International Terrorism
Intelligence in Counter-Terrorism
Special Operations Intelligence
Special Forces Qualification
Port Security Consulting
Gulf War Combat Operations, USN
Operations Officer, USN, NAVSTA
AOPS Officer, USN, COMNAVSURFGRU
Navigator/CICO, USN, USS New Jersey
TRAINING / CERTIFICATION / LICENSING
Inertial Navigation Systems
USCG Radar Navigation
CMS (Classified/Secure Cryptology)
USCG/MMO, Master, 100-Ton Vessels
USCG/MMO, Mate, 200-Ton Vessels
USCG Commercial Towing
B.Sc. Industrial Design
Post Graduate Curriculum, International Relations
Principal and Chief Executive Officer of Trauner Consulting. Projects with an aggregate value in excess of 20 billion dollars and construction claims totaling in excess of 1 billion dollars; Extensive experience and widely published in surety completion, construction management, inspection, contract administration, scheduling, partnering facilitation, and engineering: Analysis, presentation and resolution of claims.
Private sector, govermental and military: Chemical process plants, petro- chemical facilities, fossil fuel fired and nuclear power plants, pollution control facilities, wastewater treatment and collection systems, hospitals, medical research and development facilities, dams, airports, bridges, highways, tunnels, mass transit, sports and entertainment arenas, and low and hirise construction projects.
Claims Preparation Consulting Firm
Chief Engineer/Project Manager
Construction Management Consulting Firm
Officer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
United States and Republic of Viet Nam
Military Assistant/Construction Operations
Philadelphia District Resident Engineer
EDUCATION / CERTIFICATIONS
B Sc Engineering
U.S. Military Academy at West Point
M Sc Structural Engineering
University of California, Berkeley
Long Island University
Registered Professional Engineer
TEACHING / INSTRUCTION
Asst Professor/Course Director
Engineering Department - West Point, U.S.M.A.
Structural Analysis and Design
U.S. Air Force Strategic Air Command (SAC)
Professional Engineers Examination
Professional Engineers Examination
West Point, U.S.M.A.
Federal Aviation Administration Conferences Construction Claims
Construction Project Management
Associated General Contractors Conventions
CITATIONS / AFFILIATIONS
Who's Who in Leading American Executives; American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE); Society of American Military Engineers (SAME); National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE); Project Management Institute (PMI); Construction Specifications Institute (CSI); Construction Management Association of America (CMAA); American Board of Forensic Examiners; American Arbitration Association.
THEORETICAL & APPLIED PHYSICS / COMPUTER SCIENCE
Designed, installed, administered and developed code for Internet sites with World Wide Web servers in Philadelphia (membrane.com), and Columbus caspian.colmicrosys.com, situ.com). Currently developing software for encryption, authentication and commerce over the Internet; especially dealing with credit card transactions, mortgage loan applications, and privacy enhanced mail.
Visiting Physics Scholar, Ohio State University
Installed and maintained several networked computers, on OS/2 Linux, Sun and Vax platforms. Data analysis for an atomic scattering experiment on IBM-PC, Mac, VAX, and Sun computers. Assisted in ongoing experiments on excitations in superfluid 4He at 40 mK. Assisted in installation of an Oxford dilution refrigerator.
Post-Doctoral Physics Research, Pennsylvania State University
Designed, built and performed experiments for varietal precision heat capacity measurements of 4He films on Vycor, aerogel, and graphite substrates at temperatures from 5 mK to 1 K. wetting studies of 4He on cesium surfaces near the lambda point. Assisted in torsional oscillator experiments of the superfluid fraction of 4He in porous glasses.
Graduate Research Associate, Ohio State University
Ph. D. thesis : Measurements of Diffuse and Specular Scattering of 4He Atoms from 4He films. Experiments at T = 0.1 to 0.4 K of scattering of helium atoms from superfluid films on glass and mica substrates. Theoretical studies of the rough crystal-superfluid interface.
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Ohio State University
Taught recitations and labs in freshman and sophomore level physics.
PhD University of Pennsylvania
B.Sc. University of Bombay
PUBLICATIONS (Theoretical and Applied Physics)
"Reflection of 4He Atomic Beams from 4He Films" S. Mukherjee, D. Candela, S. Kumar and D. O. Edwards Proc. 18th Int. Conf. on Low Temperature Physics (LT18), Kyoto, 1987, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 26 (Supp. 26-3), 257 (1987).
"Theory of the Growth Resistance of Atomically Rough Surfaces of 4He Crystals" S. Mukherjee and D. O. Edwards, Proc. 18th Int. Conf. on Low Temperature Physics (LT18), Kyoto, 1987, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 26 (Supp. 26- 3), 395 (1987).
"Quantum Kinks and the Growth Resistance of Atomically Rough 4He Crystals" D. O. Edwards, S. Mukherjee and M. S. Pettersen, Phys. Rev. Lett., 64, 902 (1990).
"Low Temperature Heat Capacity of 4He Films in Vycor" M. H. W. Chan, D. Finotello, K. A. Gillis, S. Mukherjee and P. Y. A. Wong in Excitations in Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Quantum Fluids, A. F. G. Wyatt and H. J. Lauter, eds. (Plenum, New York, 1991), p. 301.
"Evidence for the Absence of 4He Adsorption on Cesium Coated Graphite Surface" S. Mukherjee, D. P. Druist and M. H. W. Chan, Rapid Comm. J. Low Temp. Phys., 87, 113, (1992).
"Measurements of Diffuse and Specular Scattering of 4He Atoms at the Surface of 4He Films" S. Mukherjee, D. O. Edwards, S. Kumar and H. Baddar, to be published in Journal of Low Temperature Physics.
Construction Consultant, Geotechnical Engineer, Environmental Engineer, and Construction Project Manager. Total worth of projects exceed U.S. $10 billion.
United States Navy
Disney Development: Disney BoardWalk
U.S. State Government Transportation Departments
Florida Department of Transportation
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
Virginia Department of Transportation
SUN Oil Refineries
University of Pennsylvania
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Bridge Pile Load Tests and Reports
Field Engineering for Bridge Structures and Foundations
Project Delay Liability Analysis and Reports
Buildings & Related Conventional Structures
Drexel University 1992
BS in Architectural Engineering
BS in Civil Engineering
OTHER POSITIONS & EXPERIENCE
Co-founded the world’s first Internet-exclusive multimedia production company. Civil Engineering Society Honors.
USN Submarine/Ship Building Services of San Diego, Norfolk and New London, Connecticut.
Electro-Mechanic Repairs, Sea Trials, Dry Dock Maintenance, Operations and Security of the Los Angeles Class SSN Fast Attack Submarine(s).
Maintenance of Interior and Emergency Communications. Maintenance of all Valve Actuation, Indication and Control including steering and diving circuitry. Helmsman and Planesman, Bridge Communications, Exterior Lighting, Monitoring of Air Quality and the Emergency Battery System.
Circuit Board and Systems Designs, Fabrication, Maintenance and Lifetime Planning of Electronics and Electro-Mechanics for: Closed Circuit Television, Power Supplies (Hardwire and Portable), Timing and Triggering Circuits, Analog and Digital Audio Amplification, Editing, Recording and Outboard Effects, T.V. Modules, Theater Lighting, Dimmers and Cabling.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Electronics at U. of Cincinnati.
Apprentice Commercial Electrician.
USN: Electronics, Interior Communications and Electro-mechanics.
Nuclear physics, Thermo-dynamics, Fluid flow and Steam propulsion, Hydraulics, Shipboard Power Distribution, Submarine School, Oxygen Generators and Gyro Compass.
Computer Hardware Maintenance and Internet; Photography, Developing and Digital Photo Editing; CD-ROM Audio Electronics Maintenance; Morse code and basic 3rd Class FCC License material; Locations Experience in Carpentry, Construction, Iron Smith/Cast Foundry, Welding and Masonry; Training in Scuba, Ship Navigation, Small Arms, Outdoor Survival/Woodlore/Navigation, First Aid and Rescue.