Dean Poeth, K8TM
“Text communication before email, texting, or the internet: Radio Teletype”
Abstract: Dean will share his passion for the teletype.
Dean Poeth, K8TM, has been a licensed amateur radio operator since 1974.
Early in his career he was the Chief Engineer at WRFD radio, a 5,000 watt commercial radio station in Columbus, Ohio, where, among his other duties, he maintained the station’s Associated Press Wire Service Model 15 teletype.
Currently he is an adjunct professor at Clarkson University. Dean recently retired from Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory, where he was a subject matter expert in operations research and productivity improvement.