STEPHEN J. CHAPMAN is an Electrical Engineer with a specialty in Digital Signal Processing and Radar Systems. His career has included more than 20 years of experience writing large programs in Defense and Seismic Signal Processing environments. His projects have included real-time radar programming for M.I.T.'s Lincoln Laboratory; developing seismic signal processing algorithms for Shell Oil Company and large simulation programs for British Aerospace Australia.
He has taught Electrical Engineering and Electrical Technology Programs at the University of Houston and Computer Science in the Pacific Division of the University of Maryland.
STEPHEN J. CHAPMAN is an experienced author with several books already to his credit, including his first book with Prentice Hall, an E-Source title, Introduction to Java.