Paul Kostek

Paul Kostek

Affiliation
Air Direct Solutions LLC
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IEEE Region
Region 6 (Western U.S.)
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I'm the Technology Project Manager for the Center for Research in Education and Simulation Technologies (CREST) at the University of Washington. CREST is part of the Department of Surgery at the School of Medicine and we develop virtual and physical training systems to advance the current state of medical training and patient education Our project portfolio includes the Advance Modular Manikin for the US Army.
I'm also an independent contractor/consultant and principal of Air Direct Solutions. My work is with companies in the application of systems engineering to define and solve problems. This includes defining user needs, system/subsystem requirements, system architecture, risk management, interface definition and verification planning . I've worked in the entire range of product development in the aerospace, avionics, defense, e-commerce and medical device industries.
Specialties: Requirements Management, system architecture, DO-178B, DO-254, ARP 4754, ARP 4761, IEC 60601
SE tool sets: DOORS, SLATE, Req Pro