Eric Greene received his S.B. in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1979. He founded Eric Greene Associates, Inc. in 1987 to serve the high technology engineering requirements of the marine industry. Two Ship Structure Committee projects have culminated in the second edition of MARINE COMPOSITES, written by Mr. Greene. Mr. Greene specializes in the area of composite material structural design, manufacturing and training. Mr. Greene is an avid sailor, has written for Professional BoatBuilder and Composites Fabricator magazines and is a regular presenter at Composites conferences. He serves on the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) TC 114 for Marine Energy Devices Design Standards as the Materials Subject Matter Expert. Copies of published articles and the book MARINE COMPOSITES are available for download at www.EricGreeeneAssociates.com.