Jack Williams has advanced degrees in Electrical Engineering and Economics. He has published over 20 peer-review papers in technical journals and elsewhere. These were on statistical detection and information theory and conceptualized mostly military machines in radar, sonar, intelligence and communications. Several countries deploy these. He flew as an aircrew member in the U.S. military for four years and made worldwide deployments. He supported and lived with the Chinese Air Force in Taiwan for three years. He served on NATO’s Armament Committee in a multinational NATO frigate design for two years. He has also traveled widely in support of U.S. and other militaries and on commercial business. He was a designer on both Low-Flyer and High-Flyer intelligence aircraft and on missiles and satellites.
He co-authored the book, Diaspora to the Sun — Through Revolution, War and Cold War listed on Amazon and elsewhere. It is a true epic journey.
The argument is made that an Information Revolution (shortened to Inforev) has been underway since 1980, paralleling the Industrial Revolution, and electricity is the greatest innovation of all time and has brought us all to wealth and advanced culture. This story develops the history of electronics.