David L. Kleinman

Board of DirectorsDavid L. Kleinman

Member, Board of Directors

Research Professor
Department of Information Science
Graduate School of Operational and Information Sciences
Monterey, CA 93943

Phone: 831 656-7627
Email: dlkleinm@nps.edu


PhD – Massachussetts Institute of Technology, 1967

MS – Massachussetts Institute of Technology, 1963

The Cooper Union, New York City, 1962

NPS Experience

  • 1994-Present: Professor, Department of Information Sciences

Other Experience

  • 1963 – Present – Co-founder and Chairman of the Board, Qualtech Systems, Inc., Storrs, CT (1993-Present)
  • Director and Chairman of the Board, Aptima, Inc., Burlington, MA (1994-Present)
  • Professor of Electrical and Systems Engineering, Univ of Connecticut (1978-1998)
  • Director of CyberLab – Laboratory for Man-Machine & Systems Research, Univ of Connecticut (1975-1998)
  • Co-founder and Director, ALPHATECH, Inc., Burlington, MA (1979-1998)
  • Associate Department Head for Electrical & Systems Engineering, Univ of CT (1985-1986)
  • Chairman, Systems Group, Department of Electrical Engineering, Univ of CT (1975-1985)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Univ of CT (1973-1978)
  • Director, East Coast Office of Systems Control, Inc., Cambridge, MA (1971-1973)
  • Senior Engineer, Bolt, Beranek, and Newman, Inc., Cambridge, MA (1967-1971)
  • Research Assistant, Electronics Systems Laboratory, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA (1963-1967)

Research Interests

  • Multi-human decision-making
  • Distributed interactive simulation
  • Organizational design
  • Experimentation
  • Integrated diagnostics
  • Control and estimation theory
  • Algorithms


  • Outstanding Research Achievement Award, Naval Postgraduate School, 1999
  • Elected Fellow of the IEEE, 1994
  • Outstanding Contribution Award, IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society, 1993
  • Best Paper Awards, Command & Control Research and Technology Symposia, 1995, 1998, 2001