William F. Hammett, P.E.



  • Dartmouth College, AB Degree magna cum laude in Engineering Sciences, 1977
  • University of Illinois, MS Degree in Mechanical Engineering, 1978

Professional Licenses and Affiliations

  • Registered Professional Engineer (Mechanical), State of California, M-20676
  • Registered Professional Engineer (Electrical), State of California, E-13026
  • Full Member, Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers


  • Corporate Engineering, Standard Oil Company, San Francisco, California, 1978-1980
  • Computer Trading Programs, Dean Witter Reynolds, San Francisco, California, 1980-1985
  • Associate in the firm of Hammett & Edison, Inc., 1985 – 1989
  • President, Hammett & Edison, Inc., since 1989 – 2021
  • Chairman, Hammett & Edison, Inc., since 2021

Technical Publications

Document TitlePublicationPublished
The 5G Deployment Challenge – Part 4 in a Series: A Panel Discussion on the Health and Safety Concerns about 5G (Podcast & Transcript)IEEE Future Networks Podcasts with the Experts2021
Human Exposure to Radio-frequency EnergyNAB Engineering Handbook, Tenth Edition (co-author), Chapter 2.4 2007 
Radio Frequency Radiation: Issues and StandardsPublished by McGraw-Hill 1997 
Nonionizing Electromagnetic RadiationCRC Electronics Handbook, Chapter 140 1996 
Meeting IEEE C95.1-1991 RequirementsNAB Engineering Conference 1993 
Human Exposure to RF RadiationNAB Engineering Handbook, Eighth Edition (co-author, editor), Chapter 2.9 1992 
RFR.Tower: Computer Analysis of On-Tower RFR Exposure ConditionsNAB Engineering Conference1991

Regulatory information provided in these publications was correct at the time of original issue.