NUWC Division Newport engineer, attorney win patent award

NAVAL UNDERSEA Warfare Center Division Newport associate counselor Jean-Paul Nasser, left, and engineer David Tonn were awarded the 2018 Vice Adm. Harold G. Bowen Award for Patented Inventions. / COURTESY MCLAUGHLIN RESEARCH CORP./DAVID STOEHR
NEWPORT – Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport engineer David Tonn said his idea to simplify a submarine antenna controller hit while he was mowing the lawn one weekend. The resident of Charlestown then went inside and began sketching out his idea, so he wouldn’t forget. “It really, truly does come when you least expect…

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