OUR EXPERTS

RICHARD KOHRMAN
BSME
42

Years of
Experience

Over his 34 years with ITT/Exelis/Harris, Richard Kohrman has advanced to Senior Technical Staff Engineer while acquiring a diverse skill set. He is proficient in opto-mechanical design, spacecraft thermal control, and systems engineering, and has excelled in leadership roles, hardware architecture, and proposal preparation. He has specialized in cryogenic cooling systems for space-borne applications, with emphasis on contamination control.

 

Experience

 

  • Senior Technical Staff Engineer, ITT/Exelis/Harris Corporation, Fort Wayne, IN (1982-retired 2016)


Skills

 

  • Design and analysis of spaceflight meteorological instruments
  • Thermal control and cryogenically cooling systems
  • Mechanical hardware architecture
  • Requirements analysis and verification


Education/Honors

 

  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN (1982)
  • Multiple graduate-level courses completed in the areas of linear algebra and numerical solution methods, optics, and robust design