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PEOPLE:

 

Jamie Kalb
  • mechanical engineering, computer-aided design, rapid prototyping, and robotics
  • design and fabrication of projects ranging from assembly of microelectronics to novel spray systems 
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Santa Clara University

 

Elif Karatay
Elif Karatay
Member of Research Staff

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  • Expertise in fluid dynamical problems, transport phenomena and engineering material surfaces to tailor the bulk to interface transport of mass and momentum.
  • Focusing on advanced manufacturing and deposition
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Twente, Netherlands; M.Sc. and B.Sc., Chemical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Turkey 

 

Peter Kiesel
  • nitride based light emitters, ultra sensitive detection systems
  • flow cytometry for biomedical applications
  • over 60 issued and pending patents and 100 publications

 

Matthew Klenk
  • qualitative reasoning, machine learning, planning, intelligent agents, spatial reasoning
  • worked in U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
  • Ph.D., Northwestern University EECS

 

John Knights
John Knights
Senior Director of Business Development

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  • broad operational experience in product development, marketing, and manufacturing
  • expertise in intellectual property transactions and technology transfer
  • clients included corporate research laboratories in the U.S. and Europe; major Taiwanese and Japanese high-technology companies
  • executive positions in companies such as LiveWorks, Inc. and Versatec
  • initiated PARC research into a-Si
  • Ph.D., solid state physics

 

Vladimir Kozitsky
  • machine learning, pattern recognition, image and video processing, and artificial intelligence
  • B.S. and M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University; M.S., Computer Science, University of Rochester
  • holds 35 U.S. patents

 

Roger Kramer
  • software engineer / architect / product development
  • Lean Six Sigma for Software Blackbelt; Scrum master
  • 10 US patents
  • B.S., System Software Science, Rochester Institute of Technology

 

Mike Kuniavsky
  • user experience designer, researcher, and author 
  • with more than 20 years experience, designs products, business processes, and services at the leading edge of technological change
  • Co-founder of ThingM and Adaptive Path
  • Dual major B.S./B.A. in Computer Science and Film/Video Studies from the University of Michigan

 

Tolga Kurtoglu
  • CEO
  • oversees PARC's R&D investments for Xerox and its innovation portfolio for commercial clients and government agencies
  • previously Vice President, Director of PARC's System Sciences Laboratory
  • previously at NASA Ames Research Center and Dell Corporation
  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, Mechanical Engineering; MS, Carnegie Mellon University, Mechanical Engineering; BS, Orta Dogu Technical University, Mechanical Engineering

 

Markus Larsson
Markus Larsson
Vice President, Global Business Operations

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  • responsible for the development, integration and implementation of the Company’s commercial growth strategies
  • M.S. in Intellectual Capital Management and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Management from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden

 

Alex Lattin
  • part of a team of human-centered insight researchers, User Experience and User Interaction designers, and strategists
  • focuses on growth strategy and innovation for both B2B and B2C industries
  • specialist in the technical, business model, and domain expertise development agendas required by organic innovation models
  • JD from The Ohio State University College of Law; BA in Political Science from DePauw University;

 

Joanne Lee
  • developing and integrating hardware innovations for digital lithographic printing applications; solving challenging problems that exist in complex electromechanical systems.
  • 10 issued patents and several pending patent applications; certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Six Sigma (Green Belt).
  • masters degree in Systems Engineering, Cornell University; Bachelors in Electrical Engineering with Minor in Technology and Management, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

 

Joseph Lee
  • digital electronic design, field-programmable gate arrays, board layout, schematic capture, AD/DA interface, and design with power regulators
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, UC San Diego

 

Scott Limb
  • thin film deposition, MEMS fabrication, large area electronics, and inkjet print process and reliability research
  • 29 issued patents
  • Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and B.S. in Chemical Engineering from University of California, Berkeley

 

Jeng Ping Lu
  • Principal Scientist working on a wide range of non-conventional electronics
  • Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, Princeton University; B.S., Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University
  • holds more than 50 patents