Michael A. Brown
834 Soapberry Drive
Allen, Texas 75002
Hm # (214) 474-2499
Wk # (214) 280-8601
Information Specialist Responsibilities at EDS
Development of the VR Specialist Matrix.
Evaluation of VR authoring toolkits such as;
SGI OpenGL's Performer,
PTC's Division Mockup,
Multi-gen Paradigm's VEGA,
Opticore's OPUS Realizer,
Alias/Wavefront's StudioTool and
Sense8 World Toolkit.
Development of client specific VR applications, i.e.,
Southwestern Bell Co,
3M and many various Military and Automotive applications.
Design Operational Procedures for VR Hardware configuration including VR peripherals.
Developed object-oriented plugins/models and their behaviors using specific VR toolkits and standards.
Responsible for VR peripheral hardware to software environment development;
including head-mounted displays, tactical feedback and 3D inputs devices.
Responsible for converting 3D models for VR environment suitability using various translations such as; VRML, PTC's Mockup, UGS' visConcept, Multi-gen Paradigm's VEGA, Opticore's OPUS Realizer.
Demonstrates application solutions to high profile clients such as; CIO's and Military Executive's at highly visible training seminars, simulation conferences and computer graphic demonstrations throughout the US.
Performed system administration functions for UNIX V / Windows NT 4.0 platform
on SGI / PC sub-networked/ standalone terminals.
Evaluation of 3D Graphic packages such as; 3D Studio Max; Alias/Wavefront, Unigraphics UGS, PTC Pro/E, PTC ComputerVision CADDS5, Alias/Wavefront's Maya.
Responsible for coordinating EDS Japan's VR Center services in Tokyo, Japan, with Business Purposal write-ups (Nissan) and demonstrations while in Tokyo.
Evaluated potential Energy client for purposal to purchase Houston company (branch from Texaco) to bring EDS into 3D graphic visualization of petroleum fields.