Who Am I
by choice since 1974.
See what is shaking in Alaska.
MS 1978 University of Alaska
BS 1974 University of Hawaii
An Electrical Engineer
BSEE 1972 University of Hawaii (computer option)
An Honors Student
I work at the top research institution in
the state of Alaska: the Geophysical
of Alaska as a Project Support Engineer in the Alaska Earthquake
Information Center (AEIC)
and Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO).
I am the Webmaster for the:
Hammer award from Vice President Al Gore
Authored over 30 scientific
papers on Seismology, Volcanology, Radio and Solar Power.
manage a network
of nearly 200 seismic stations in Alaska.
operate several digital seismic stations.
developed a digital earthquake event detection system in 1978 baised on
a Z80 microprocessor and 7000 lines of assembly language code.
installed the first remotley telemetered seismic network in Antarctica
installed one of the first digital seismic data aquisition systems in the
Principal Investigator in the PFRR
communications microwave system and an extensive fiber-optics
Monitored the Russian "Woodpecker", over-the-horizon radar.
Investigated radio noise for the US Over-the-horizon Radar.
Developed a ship-to-shore digital packet radio system at WHOI,
Designed and built computer to magnetometer interface for air-borne data
Designed and built wind data logger. For wind energy studies.
EIT engineer certificate.
Holder of an FCC General Radio Telephone
License Number P2-23-2994.
NABER certified radio technician.
KL7XO, an Amateur Extra Class Amateur
Radio Operator with an EXTRA class
Trustee: KL7KC, Arctic
Amateur Radio Club (AARC).
Honorary LIFE Member AARC.
Member repeater committee.
Trustee: KL7AVD, Voice of Alaska Radio Club license.
Amateur Radio Club.
Member American Radio Relay League (AARL) since 1983.
Apointed Assistant Director,Northwest
Division ARRL 1996
Member DX Century Club (DXCC) #14,835, Feb 4, 1985, 277 countries worked,
Worked All States certificate #40,069, June 12, 1984
HHH Net worked all states #222
A Pilot without many hours.
Take a look at my photo of comet Hale-Bopp
A PADI certified OPEN WATER DIVER number
Oh yeah, a dad and a husband.
My Hot List
Art Quit. Sorry to see him go.
The National Debt Clock
Looking for Someone or Something ?
National Phone Book
e-mail directory Four
my favorite search engine
The University of Alaska Parking
Lawyers: paid by my federal tax dollars to
fight lawyers paid for by my state, and local tax dollars.
Removal, at all costs, of non-friable asbestos.
Who has a link
to this page.
Last updated 19 October 1998
Steve Estes, firstname.lastname@example.org