Bill Kemle

Technologist | Professional Engineer | Father

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Experienced

20+ years of technology and engineering related experience.

Enthusiastic

Eager to tackle new problems, learn new technologies, teach others, along with the persistance to see complex issues to their conclusion.

Curious

Curiousity makes my life more exciting - introducing new ideas and possibilities.

Career

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” - Abraham Lincoln

Asurion

Directing development level support teams for large enterprise mission critical 24/7 operations

Ground level implementation and negotiation of a successful managed services support contract

Overseeing a managed services support contract - with a positive vendor relationship - where all CPIs and KPIs have been met

Combining years of development experience - with an understanding of large enterpise operational systems - to deliver successful technology solutions

Leading complex special projects

Delcan - aquired by Parsons

Developed, installed, and supported award winning advanced transportation management systems for clients in Kansas City, St. Louis, and Nebraska by building and managing successful teams from personnel in offices around the country

BV Solutions Group - aquired by HP

Founding member and web technologies group leader for BV Solutions Group, a Black & Veatch IT company • Provided technical leadership and expertise for the development of web based business to business and business to consumer applications for new technology startups and traditional brick and mortar companies • Subject matter expert on emerging wireless internet technologies. Developed some of the first wireless based mobile websites utilized by Midwest clients

Black & Veatch

Extended Black & Veatch’s competitive advantage by developing and supporting custom applications for PowerTrak©, (a computer aided design system for coal fired, gas turbine and nuclear power generation plants) • Developed 3D Modeling, Pipe and Instrumentation, and Plant Equipment applications utilizing C++ and FORTRAN • Improved the efficiency and effectiveness of mobile sales staff by combining power turbine performance analysis from multiple sources into a dynamic sales brochure

Entrepreneurial Ventures

Provided high transaction rate software solutions to large carriers

IoT for restaurant food safety

Consulted with venture capital organizations to vet the technology behind potential investments

BASF - Ludwigshafen Germany

Worked with a world renowned expert at BASF in Germany to implement algorithms for heat exchanger design

Purdue University Graduate

Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering

Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, Minors in Math and German Language Studies

U.S. News and World Report ranks Purdue's College of Engineering in the Top 10 nationwide: no. 6 for graduate programs and no. 9 for undergraduate programs

Performed undergraduate and graduate research in parallel computational fluid dynamics utilizing large parallel computer arrays at the NASA Lewis Research Center and Purdue University

Licensed Professional Engineer

Licence held in the state of Kansas

Awards

Asurion Hackathon People's Choice Award

American Public Works Association, Technical Innovation Award for Kansas City Scout Ramp Metering

KCITE, Excellence in Transportation Award for Kansas City Scout Ramp Metering

Delcan, Best Project Award for Nebraska Department of Roads Statewide ATMS System

Mid-America Regional Council, Leadership Award for Kansas City Scout ATMS System

Publications

Parallel Computation of Fluid Dynamics Problems, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering

A Database Management System for Parallel Processing of CFD Algorithms, Parallel Computational Fluid Dynamics

A Parallel Explicit Solver for Unsteady Compressible Flows, Parallel Computational Fluid Dynamics

Presentations

Wireless Technology, Mid-America Regional Council

A Wireless Overview, Silicon Prairie Technology Association

XML Implementations, Silicon Prairie Technology Association

Projects

"Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it."
-Confucius