Dr. Walter E. Weirich
Professor, Emeritus, of Cardiology and Surgery
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons.
Dr. Weirich is the author of over 30 major publications in veterinary medicine, focusing on small animal cardiology, and has contributed to several textbooks and reference works. He is a past President of the Academy of Veterinary Cardiology. Both as Head of the Small Animal Clinics at Purdue for over twelve years and through numerous technical presentations and workshops, he has contributed greatly to improved veterinary education and practice. He received his D.V.M. from Michigan State University and his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin. In 1978, he was named diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. He has served as President of the American Association of Veterinary Clinicians, President of the Association of Veterinary Medical Data Program Participants, President of the West Central Indiana Veterinary Medical Association, and President of the National Society of Phi Zeta.
Dr. Clare D. McGillem
Dr. McGillem, deceased, was an expert in communications, radar and signal processing. He was the co-author of a number of widely used textbooks on signal and system theory and communications, and had more than 150 publications in the areas of biological signal processing, image processing and communications. He held a number of patents in various fields of instrumentation. He received the B.S.E.E. degree from the University of Michigan and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Purdue University. He was a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, a past President of the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, and recipient of the IEEE Centennial Medal, the J. Fred Peoples Award, and the Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Award.
Dr. Jorge I. Aunon
Dean of Engineering
Professor of Electrical Engineering
Texas Tech University
Dr. Aunon has conducted extensive basic research and has published over 50 papers in biomedical engineering, concentrating on the recognition and analysis of natural and induced bioelectrical signals. He has been invited to serve as visiting scientist and lecturer at various U.S. and foreign universities, and consults extensively to private industry and to health and defense related governmental agencies. The recipient of the B.S.E.E., M.S.E.E., and Sc.D. degrees, from George Washington University, he is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, for which he has edited several biomedical publications, a member of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, and a Registered Professional Engineer, Texas.