Adam has fifteen years of experience in cryogenic R&D. He offers expertise in project and experimental design, data acquisition systems, specifications definitions and testing, technical sales, marketing, and IT. Adam earned a PhD in Chemistry from the Pennsylvania State University, specifically on the study of atomic, molecular, and electronic interactions at the nanoscale utilizing scanning tunneling microscopy. He graduated with a B.S. in Chemistry from Ithaca College. Adam is a member of the American Chemical Society, the American Physical Society, and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Adam is also an avid jazz pianist, and can be found sitting in with various ensembles around town.
Specialties: Spectroscopy, cryogenics handling, materials parts fabrication/machining, ultrahigh/extreme high vacuum equipment design, operation and maintenance, systems integration, GPIB, IVI, LabView, remote interfaces, data analysis/mining, electronics, ISO compliance, instrument and technical support.