September 19, 2014
Eric Pool earned a BS in aeronautics and astronautics at the University of Washington in 1988. He then worked for Rocketdyne, performing systems integration and engineering on the COIL laser program. He then moved to Colorado in 1992 to complete his MS in aerospace engineering sciences at the University of Colorado at Boulder with a focus on computational and analytical fluids and thesis work on real time visualization of liquid metal flows. Following that, he moved to Portland, Oregon to work with Precision Castparts for 17 years in a variety of progressive roles including process development, process control, quality management, and engineering management. Eric joined Aerovel in 2014 as General Manager.