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Aug. 2005 – Jan. 2017:  Research Science Consultant, R&DC, Saudi Aramco, Dhahran, SA. Worked as a Deputy Program Director for Downstream and Strategic Research Programs, and Supervisor of Process Development Group. Aug. 2001 – Aug. 2005:  Chief Engineer & Scientist.

Laboratory Facilities and Equipment

Housed in an outbuilding on our property in scenic southern Maine, New Beginnings Scientific Consulting LLC is a Chemistry Consulting service with a modern spectroscopic lab. Services include FTIR & EDS Spectroscopy for polymer identification, ID of manufacturing contaminants, Trace

Staff & Laboratory Facilities:

Available as needed.

Technical Societies:

American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Chemical Society, Commercial Development Association, American Marketing Association, Institute of Food Technologies, Chicago Drug and Chemical Association.

Areas of Expertise:

CONSULTING Enterprise Asset Management Comprehensive Risk Abatement Matrix Management of Risk Reliability Theory and Practice Lean Optimization P-M Analysis ACE 3T QMS Reliability Optimization Maintenance Planning and Staffing Requirements Refinery Materials Reliability Assurance Assessment Refinery Failure Prevention Refining and Chemical

Scope of Activities:

Analysis, Formulation, Process Improvements, Quality Control Methods Development, Process Documentation, Accelerated Shelf-Life and Stability Testing, International On-Site Problem- Solving/Resolution, Research Project Management, Experimental Planning, Design, and Analysis. Expert Witness.

Scope of Activities:

Operation & maintenance of the following: Applied Biosystems Model 370A DNA Sequencer and its dedicated computer, Applied Biosystems Model 380A DNA Synthesizer, Applied Biosystems Protein/Peptide Sequencer, Waters/Millipore Amino Acid Analyzer, Coy PCR Tempcycler, Beckman High & Ultra Speed Centrifuges and

Engaged In Consulting Practice Since:


Publications & Patents:

15 US patents in water treatment, desalination, mineral processing, and graphic arts. More than 50 presentations and publications, including more than ten refereed articles in fields of surface science, industrial water treatment, mineral processing, alternative fuels, energy technologies, printing and

Previous Experience:

Nextec Applications Inc., -Vista CA 1997 – 2003. Advanced materials manufacturer utilizing patented polymer encapsulation technology serving the medical, industrial, military and consumer markets . Vice President, Chief Technical Officer Reporting to president and CEO, responsible for all technical aspects