|Jose Caero (known as "Hernan" to close friends) is
a Totoreno who lives with his family in Texas, USA.
After graduating with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the
Indiana Institute of Technology, he worked as Senior Design
Engineer, Project Engineer, Program Director and
Engineering Consultant in the design and development of many
Hernan is recognized nationally in
industry and government for the management, development and
integration of flight controls, hydraulics and other aircraft
systems. He is an expert advisor to executive level
contractor officials, top level Department of Defence
executives and senior military officials, and a member of
the V-22 Osprey Aircraft Blue Ribbon panel.
His technical expertise in aerospace technology is reflected
by six U.S. patents he was awarded:
5092536 Jam Resistant Ball Screw Actuator
4819692 Hydraulic Quick Coupler
4128047 Actuator with Locking Valves
3724610 Brake Load Sensing and Control
3185257 Servo Disk Brake
2955680 Disk Brake
Hernan visits his home town Totora frequently, and some of his
photographs of the town before the earthquake of 1998 are shown
in this site.
Totora is indeed proud that one of its children has achieved
such high recognition.
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details of his Professional Career.