Walt Donner worked in Advanced Technology Operations at Beckman Instruments and on projects for the National Aeronautical and Space Administration (NASA). Jim Cook was presumably a Beckman Instruments employee who…
Walter Donner was the manager of Beckman Instruments' Space Engineering Department and oversaw development of medical monitoring equipment for the Apollo, Mercury, and Gemini manned spaceflight missions.
Dr. Arnold O. Beckman (1900-2004), pictured here with a DU Spectrophotometer, invented the first commercially successful electric pH meter in 1934. Thus began a long career manufacturing scientific and medical…