HUGH HARLESTON, JR. - Curriculum Vita
Electronics Technician, U.S.Navy 1944 to 1946. Operation and repair of radar, sonar, transmitters, receivers, teletype, telephoto.
Chemical Engineer: Rice University, Houston, with postgraduate research studies of cooling tower efficiency, 1947-'48. Master of Arts in Spanish, with honors, Faculty of Philosophy and Letters, National University of Mexico, 1947 to 1949.
Manager, Mexico and Caribbean, Dresser International, 1952-1973.
President, Mexico Section, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME,) 1963;
President, Technology Forecasting Committee, Mexican Institute of Chemical Engineers, 1971 & 1972. National Delphi survey of quantitative future of Mexican Chemical Industry, 1972.
Consultant USA, Mexico and Europe, 1975 1994. Technical Advisor to Director General, Mexico's National Commodities Agency (CONASUPO), 1976 -'79.
Principal Investigator, frontier physics research project: nucleation of water by electronic radiation, Secretaria de Recursos Hidraulicos (SARH) /Comision de Aguas del Valle de Mexico (CAVM,) 1977 '82.
Formed Uac-Kan Research Group, 1974. Over 200 archaeological field excursions, 1974 '99. Organized searches for precalculated sites, with 37 finds.
Publications: Ten technical papers on Teotihuacan and Mayans. Also see Bibliography (English & Spanish) under Item , APPENDIX 2 to Research Summary, that includes five books (English and Spanish), two technical papers (see Item  herein,) and several University lectures in 2000 and 2001. Also refer to joint paper with H.M.Calderon, "Clarifying the Mayan Zodiac" (see Bibliography.)
Actor: with Liv Ullman and Norma Aleandro as the University professor in Tri-Star Hollywood's: "Gaby, A True Story," 1986.
Observational astronomy 1939 '41
Applied Optics (telescope) - 1940
Engineering Design 1948 '49.
Philosophy/Literature 1947 '49
Marketing Planning - 1952 '73
Parapsychology - 1967 '71
Archaeoastronomy 1987 '99