Karsten A. Rist – Curriculum Vitae

Karsten A. Rist 18014 S.W. 83rd Court Miami, FL 33157 (305) 255-5275 (phone and fax) e-mail: ristck@aol.com Employment History Retired 1997. President and co-owner with Carol Rist of Kendall Plastics, 1980-1997. Kendall Plastics is a manufacturer of injection molded plastic parts serving the medical equipment and electronic industries. Systems Engineering Laboratories, Director of Data Services, […]

Albert Rist – Curriculum vitae

Albert Rist Curriculum vitae (Comments in italics are not Albert Rist’s words, but were added by the translator as explanations.)((So if you’re keeping score – This is written by my grandfather, translated from the original German by my father, and then posted by me…)) I was born in the rough November days of the year […]

Bird List of Antarctica and Torres del Paine

Karsten A. Rist 18014 S.W. 83rd Court Miami, Florida 33157   Bird List of Antarctica and Torres del Paine 01/09/2005 through 01/22/2005 Lesser Rhea Andean Condor Cinerous Harrier Black-chested Buzzard-Eagle Southern Crested Caracara Chimango Caracara Least Seedsnipe Austral Parakeet Fire-eyed Ducon Austral Negrito Chilean Swallow House Wren Austral Thrush Grey-hooded Sierra-Finch Patagonian Sierra-Finch Long-tailed Meadowlark Rufous-collared […]

Huff Post – Early Voting Numbers Climb In N.C., Mostly the Work of Obama Volunteers

Carol Rist, an Obama volunteer passing out a Democratic slate, said many people stopped to chat on their way out. “Most people seem happy, and African-Americans seem downright giddy,” she said. “One woman told me she’d gone to her family’s ancestral home, collected soil from the ground where her grandparents had walked, and rubbed a […]

To save Dade’s wild places

  THE MIAMI HERALD, THURSDAY, AUGUST 1, 1991 To save Dade’s wild places Appointee Carol Rist, seasoned conservationist, sums up her new, unpaid job thus: “I feel as though it’s the most important thing I’ll ever do in this field.” Could be, for Ms. Rist and the other six members of Dade’s just-appointed Land Acquisition […]

References to Original Mining Simulation Article

Modeling and Simulation in Mining – Its Time Has Finally Arrived by John R. Sturgul Simulation Reference Local Copy SIMULATION DOI: 10.1177/003754970107600509 SIMULATION 2001; 76; 286 The online version of this article can be found at: Published by: http://www.sagepublications.com One of the first computer simulations in any field was the first mine simulation model written […]

Computer Simulation for Solution of a Mine Transportation Problem

by Karsten Rist Mining World – December 1961   by Karsten A. Rist Mr. Rist is long range procedures engineer for Climax Molybdenum Company with headquarters at Climax, Colorado.   Computer Simulation for Solution of a Mine Transportation Problem In recent months the mining industry has devoted a great deal of attention to computers and […]

IBM 650 installation

  IBM Archives   >   Exhibits   >   IBM 650   >   650 Reference room   >   650 Photo album   >   IBM 650 installation With IBM 727 Magnetic Tape Unit & IBM 355 Disk Storage   Previous image Next image This “white room” view of a 650 installation includes two IBM 727 Magnetic Tape Units in the background at left. To their right in the background […]

1620 Data Processing System

  IBM Archives   >   Exhibits   >   IBM Mainframes   >   Mainframes reference room   >   Mainframes photo album   >   1620 Data Processing System Previous image Next image The 1620 was announced in 1959 as a general purpose, stored-program data processing system. This image shows (from left) the IBM 1622 Card-Read Punch, 1623 Storage Unit (at the rear) and the 1620 Central Processing Unit (in front), […]

1401 Data Processing System

    IBM Archives   >   Exhibits   >   IBM Mainframes   >   Mainframes reference room   >   Mainframes product profiles   >   1401 Data Processing System   Announced October 5, 1959 and withdrawn February 8, 1971. The following is the text of an IBM Data Processing Division press fact sheet distributed on October 5, 1959. The all-transistorized IBM 1401 Data Processing System places the features found in […]

Erinnerungen an die Fabrik in Langendorf – Helmut Rist

Helmut Rist Wer in früheren Jahren an Werktagen durch Langendorf ging, begegnete unweigerlich Fuhrwerken, die Holz zur Fabrik brachten. Diese Fuhrwerke gehörten zum Bild des Dorfes, charakterisierten sie doch die Bedeutung der Industrie für unser Dorf. Für die Entwicklung der Industrie im Bieletal war der Waldreichtum des Altvatergebirges als Rohstofflieferant eine wichtige Voraussetzung. Von der […]

Adventures with Section 404(b)(1) Guidelines by Karsten Rist

Karsten Rist Adventures with Section 404(b)(1) Guidelines. In October of 1980 we moved from Plantation to Miami. I continued my involvement with Audubon which had started in Broward County and became active in the Tropical Audubon Society. In July of 1987 developer Raul Planas filed a dredge and fill application for a large golf course […]

2001 Greece Trip by Carol Rist

Carol Rist, Spring, 2001 In mid April we flew from Miami to Athens for our first Elderhostel experience. We landed in Athens at the brand new airport, built to serve the multitudes expected for the 2004 Olympics. Near the airport are many of the venues being built for the Olympics, and the road from the […]

1994 China Trip by Carol Rist

China Trip Carol Rist, 1994 Quite early on Sunday morning, June 26, we gathered at the Miami airport along with Bob Merkel, Debbie Safford and the rest of the Florida International Art Exchange Group and embarked on our three week visit to the People’s Republic of China, led by David Chang, native of Shanghai, artist, […]