“Variance Budgeting and Monte Carlo Techniques to Aid Specification Setting” JMP Discovery Summit
“Rapid Access Color Reversal Film and Process” SMPTE Conference
“Kodak Instagraphic Slide Film” SMPTE Conference
US5972585 “Color negatives adapted for visual inspection”
US6875563 “Fluorinated Surfactants in Overcoat Compositions and Elements Containing Same”
Major contributions to new manufacturing process with projected first year revenue well above $10 million
Designed a new product with innovative structure that resulted in $6M/year in new business.
Led team that developed novel replacement for existing fluorosurfactant to avoid environmental concerns, improve quality and reduce waste.
Designed new simplified formula that enhanced product features and increased productivity by 40%, resulting in multi-million dollar cost reduction.
Led project teams to refine existing technology that reduced cost of materials by $1.5M.
Designed new formula that reduced annual cost by $1.3M while providing new advertising claims
Assisted accreditation of automated line that resulted in savings of $1M/year.
Developed electrostatic treatment to reduce defects with potential savings of $500K/yr.
Refined cure requirements of existing system enabling a line speed-up saving $450K/yr.
Statistical consultant for other engineers and scientists.
State-of-the-art products introduced on time and within budget.
Eliminated formula transfer errors saving about $250,000 per year.
Installed innovative learning curve schedule that increased efficiency of new plant start-up.
Integrated ISO-9002 procedures with high performance work teams so that operators made most quality decisions.
Reduced variability of key product measurements by 80%.
Implemented improved formulas to improve product stability.