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Jonathan Tran

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Major: Engineering, Mechanical Specialty
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO

Related Projects:
Epics I: Wind Energy Project, City of Golden – Turbine charge controller sub-system ♦ SolidWorks modeling and assembly

Epics II: Hawaii Greenhouse Project, Mark Vanarelli – Inter-facility supply chain sub-system ♦ AutoCAD

Senior Design I: Antarctic Barcode Scanner Gen. II, Lockheed Martin – Modeled barcode scanner system (F/E flow, Func.) ♦ Customer needs analysis (QFD) ♦ Designed and tested battery sub-system ♦ SolidWorks modeling, assembly, and finite element analysis

Professional Experience

Network Administration Intern June 2012-April 2013
Air Science, Inc., Golden, CO
♦ Computer and network purchasing, disaster recovery, and both hardware and software maintenance
♦ Managed new infrastructure projects; implemented new backup system and server room reorganization

Research Assistant August 2010-May 2011
Dr. Barbara M. Moskal, Ed. D., Golden, CO
♦ Prepared classroom teaching material and lessons for GK-12 demonstrations of engineering and physic subjects e.g. density and buoyant forces, chemical reactions, load/stress/truss designs

Office Assistant August 2009-April 2010
Mathematics and Computer Science Department- Jody Lowther, Golden, CO
♦ Organized and aided the coordination of department events
♦ Perform receptionist duties, including maintaining department records, handling fax correspondences, and providing visitor information

High School CO-OP August 2008-May 2009
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics- Doug Lindholm, Boulder, CO
♦ Filtered and converted data from Solar Radiation and Climate Experiment (SORCE) satellite to graphs

Technical Skills & Experience

♦ Used Microsoft Office Suite products to plan and present Antarctic Barcode Scanner project
♦ Used AutoCAD to create and review plumbing and wiring for Lakewood Medical Office
♦ Experience in using EES, LabView, and MATLAB for classroom labs
♦ Worked with a group to compete in website design contest for Compassion by the Book

Leadership & Involvement

Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers August 2009
Colorado School of Mines
♦ Treasurer 2011, SLC Committee 2011, Co-Conference Chair 2012 ♦ Planned CSM SASE “Inspiring Initiative” regional conference, 2013♦ Planned travel logistics for SASE-CSM chapter to first SASE National Conference, 2011, and second national conference, 2012 ♦ Handled budgeting amounting to over $28,000

Robotics Club August 2009
♦ Assistant Mentor ♦ Referee, FIRST Lego Competition, Fall 2009 ♦ Mentor, FIRST Robotics team 2859 “BlasterBots,” Spring 2010 ♦ Constructed field for FIRST Colorado scrimmage, Spring 2010