Title Body
Biography

Degrees with Fields, Institution, and Date

 

M.S.          Ceramic Engineering,          University of Illinois,          1976

 

B.S.            Applied Science and Engineering:Materials,            University of Wisconsin,            1971

 

 

Years of service on campus, Date of Original Appointment, and Date(s) of Promotion

 

·           27 years

 

·           Appointed August 1982

 

 

Other related experience

 

Fall 1988         Visiting Instructor, University of Illinois

 

1979-82            Research Associate,  Michigan Technological University 

 

1976-79            Additional Graduate Work, University of Illinois

 

 

Consulting, patents, etc.

 

·       PA Department of Community and Economic Development Educational Program with Luzerne County Community College and area secondary schools, 2004 to present.

 

·       Attend short course “Technology and Characterization at the Nanoscale” at the Cornell NanoScale Science and Technology Facility, 2005

 

·       Attend Chautaugua short course: “An Introduction to LabVIEW and ELVIS,” 2004.

 

·       Attend Chautaugua short course: “Alternative Energy and Energy Mangement,” 2006.

 

·       Participate in OSU simulator workshop “Virtual Chemical Vapor Deposition,” 2008.

 

 

States in which registered. None, Pennsylvania EIT (1993)

 

 

 

 

Scientific and Professional Societies

 

·       Member, American Ceramic Society

 

·       Member, International Microelectronics and Packaging Society

 

·       Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

 

 

 


Institutional and professional service in the last five years

 

Division

 

         Director Measurement/Mechatronics Lab      2003-current

 

         Director Microfabrication Lab      2003-current

 

         First Year Advisor      2003-5, 2007

 

         Transfer Coordinator      2004-current

 

         Awards Committee      2003-current

 

         ME Planning      2005-7

 

         FE Review sessions; Materials      2003,5,7,9

 

         Director of Engineering & Physics search Committee   2008-9

 

         Department Personel Committee      2004-8

 

         SHE Building Committee      2007-8

 

     

 

      University

 

         Member, Admissions & Financial Aide Committee   2005-2008

 

         Member, Radiation Safety Committee      2003-current

 

 

Percentage of time available for research or scholarly activities 0 – 5%

 

Percentage of time committed to program: 100%

 

Publications

·       Introducing Engineering – a Seventeen Year Perspective, 2003 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition to be held in Nashville, TN, (with J. Ghorieshi, J. Kucirka, and R. Maxwell)