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Expert in Superconductors, Xerography, Lamps, Electrostatics, Single Crystals, Semiconductors, Optics, Lasers

Expert ID: 714051 Minnesota, USA

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Expert has 12 years of experience at 3M and (undisclsoed) in R&D and inventions in "high-temp" superconductors. His work has led to revolutionary advancements and new applications for superconductor technology. For example, he developed a new Bi/Ca/Sr/Cu/O composition which grows as long, thin, single crystals that may serve as superconducting rods, fibers, or wires. Expert is founder and president of (undisclosed). which manufactures and sells "high-temp" superconducting crystals, rods, substrates, thick films, and melt-cast shapes. (undisclosed) is presently developing high-temperature superconducting wire and tapes by several different techniques. (undisclosed) performs advanced R&D for the US Government in electronics and electrical power applications of superconductivity. Expert has a general knowledge of superconducting materials and of patents and patenting. He is active in government research in many technical areas such as superconductivity, electronics, and electrical power, and offers services to companies interested in government research contracts.

Expert has 24 years of experience at Xerox and 3M in R&D and inventions in xerography, copiers, printers, lamps, and lasers. His work has led to significant innovations and advancements in the products and technologies of these corporations.

Expert has 24 years of experience at Xerox and Westinghouse corporations in R&D and inventions in corona, arcs, and gas discharges. His work has led to significant innovations and advancements in applying the technology of xerography, copiers, printers, lamps, light sources, and static elimination.

Expert has 24 years of experience at Xerox and Westinghouse corporations in R&D and inventions in lamps and light sources. His work has led to significant innovations and advancements in the products produced by these companies and their applications of xerography, copiers, and printers.

Expert has 17 years of experience at Xerox in R&D and inventions in electrostatics. His work has led to significant innovations and advancements in xerography, copiers, printers, and static elimination.

Expert has seven years of experience at Westinghouse and (undisclosed) corporations in R&D and inventions in thermoelectricity which led to significant innovations and advancements. Thermoelectricity is being revitalized for refrigeration of superconductors and their applications to electronics, sensors, and electrical power. New refrigeration concepts (superconducting magnetic refrigerators) are being pursued at the expert's current business.

Expert is actively exploiting business with China, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, and other countries that were once behind the "iron curtain." He is working on the sale of products and exchange of advanced technology. He is also exploring trade prospects for products and raw materials extracted from China, USSR and Eastern European countries, as well as sales and commercial development opportunities within those countries.

Expert has developed a number of international contacts through his international trading and research efforts. Currently, his main purchases are in China, Russia, Poland, and Ukraine. He has active contacts in Japan, France, Italy, Germany, Canada, Korea, and Liberia.

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Minneapolis, Minnesota - Saint Paul, Minnesota - Rochester, Minnesota - Burnsville, Minnesota - Saint Cloud, Minnesota - Eden Prairie, Minnesota - Minnetonka, Minnesota - Eau Claire, Wisconsin

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Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1957 Degree: B.S. Subject: Physics Institution: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 1988 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: President and Founder Department: Responsibilities: President and Founder.
Years: 1981 to 1988 Employer: 3M Corporation Title: Research Scientist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 1964 to 1981 Employer: Xerox Corporation Title: Research Scientist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 1957 to 1964 Employer: Westinghouse Title: Research Scientist Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 1955 to 1957 Employer: General Electric Title: Engineer Department: Responsibilities:

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: to Present Country / Region: International Summary: Expert has developed substantial international contacts through his international trading and research efforts. Presently, his sales are primarily in Japan, Western Europe (Germany, Italy, England), USA, Canada, and Korea. He has active contacts in China, Russia, Poland, Ukraine, France, and Liberia.
Expert has extensive business, technical, and trading relationships in China, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Yugoslavia, and other countries in Eastern Europe.

In addition, he has business contacts with the Chinese, Polish, Russian, and Ukrainian Academy of Sciences.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
Expert was a member of IEEE/IAS (received Honorable Mention - Best Publications, and has been a member of its Awards Committee, Executive Committee, Electrostatics Committee, and has been the Conference Chairman. He is a Member of American Physical Society and Materials Research Society.
Professional Appointments
He is an Honorary Fellow of the Japan Institute of Electrostatics.
Publications and Patents Summary
Expert has over 70 publications in international journals and has a similar number of oral presentations at international conferences. Expert is the author of approximately 20 patents.

Additional Experience

Training / Seminars
Expert has given over 75 seminars/lectures at international scientific/technical conferences and universities throughout the U.S. and internationally (Japan, England, Canada, and Russia).
Vendor Selection
Expert has experience locating vendors of: crystals, single crystals, semiconductors, wafers,
substrates, SAW crystals, acousto-optic crystals, electro-optic crystals, magneto-optic crystals, infrared crystals, non-linear optical crystals, bi-refringent crystals,
ferro-electric crystals, metal crystals, boules, crystal boules, laser crystals, nanopowders, targets, sputtering targets, ablation targets, and materials.

He has access to the following resources:
products, sales items,
print materials, databases, and personal contacts.
Marketing Experience
Expert has marketing experience by means of international sales, purchasing, and interactions.

Fields of Expertise

superconductivity, superconducting material, high-temperature superconductivity, high-temperature superconductor, high-temperature superconducting oxide, thin-film superconductor, type I superconductor, type II superconductor, photocopier, non-impact printing, imaging, electrostatic printing, electric corona, technology innovation, electric light, electrostatics, thermoelectric material, thermoelectricity, international marketing, international sourcing, Far East sourcing, low-pressure sodium lamp, electrical impedance, color electrophotography, Xerox photocopier, single crystal, brush discharge, east-west technology transfer, inventions, electrostatic printer, electrostatic photocopier, electric instrument, thin-film application, electron tunneling, new product development, heavy-fermion superconductor, superconducting magnetic-energy storage, microelectronics thin-film application, low-temperature plasma, low-temperature measurement, light-emitting diode, color reproduction, marketing, high-temperature plasma, cryogenic temperature, legal patenting, patent, process inventing, device inventing, solid-state physics, crystal, intermediate state, cryopump, electrophotography, illumination measurement, printer, refrigeration, vortex, visible light, thin film, thermoelectric cooling, superconducting magnet, superconducting circuit, superconducting cable, strong-coupling superconductor, static, semiconductor material, semiconductor glass, reentrant superconductor, power line, overvoltage protection, organic superconductor, non-crystalline structure, multifilamentary superconductor, magnetic superconductor, liquid crystal display, lighting device, laser printer, Joule-Thomson effect, Josephson junction, ink-jet printing, ink-jet printer, high-intensity discharge lamp, gas breakdown, flat-panel display, fermion, electrophotographic system, electroluminescent display, solid electric property, electric discharge, electric breakdown, electric arc, dirty superconductor, crystalline structure, crystal growth, cryogenics, cryogenic heat exchanger, cryogenic bearing, condensed-matter theory, composite superconductor, ceramic superconductor, ceramic sintering, bismuth, astrophysics, astronomy, amorphous semiconductor, absolute zero

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