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Sean Garner

Sean is PARC’s Global Director of Hardware Technologies. With his deep knowledge of PARC’s IP portfolio and areas of expertise, Sean can craft customized technology-based solutions to help our partners enter new markets and defend against strategic threats. 
Sean previously managed PARC’s Energy Systems group, and acted PARC's Energy Technologies Program manager, overseeing PARC's portfolio of energy projects.  Dr. Sean Garner received his Ph.D. in Physics from Cornell University, and B.A. in Mathematics and a B.S. in Physics from the University of California at Santa Cruz. He was also postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University.


PARC publications

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Acoustic power recovery system for thermoacoustic cooling

To be presented at TechConnect World 2012

18 June 2012

Formation of very low resistance contact for silicon photovoltaic cells

38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC)

3 June 2012


Flexible printed sensor tape based on solution processed materials

23rd Annual Meeting of the IEEE Photonics Society

7 November 2010

Pressure sensors for printed blast dosimeters

IEEE Sensors 2010 Conference

1 November 2010

Pressure sensors for printed blast dosimeters

IEEE Sensors 2010

1 November 2010

Flexible and printed electronics for sensors, displays and photovoltaics

International Workshop on Flexible and Printed Electronics

8 September 2010


Flexible printed sensor tape for diagnostics of mild traumatic brain injury

IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia

30 September 2009





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ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit and Technology Showcase 2014
25 February 2014 - 26 February 2014
Gaylord National Hotel & Conference Center | National Harbor,, MD

2013 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit -- visit PARC's booth
25 February 2013 - 27 February 2013 | National Harbor, MD