|Thomas Young / PolyWatt
Inventive engineering & problem solving
My particular skill and interest is solving unique problems through invention. I have invented several new technologies and devices and have been involved in starting several companies to commercialize those ideas.
|Spiral tape wrapper for Superconducting cable insulation, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory 1982, Wang NMR 2011, and LBL 2011.|
|The new Crimpus Crimper.||Re-engineered the control system on this all electric LeTourneau straddle crane with a distributed PLC system. Polywatt / Cal Equipment, End of 2005.|
|Invented and developed the Capillary Pump and various novel ceramic processes, then started Vapore Inc. to commercialize the work. 1997-2004||Designed and built my R&D Laboratory into a shipping container. became operational 1997.|
|Distributed force computer touch panel and silicon strain gage technologies, AVI Systems Inc. 1990-1995||Optical Disk positioner for the Library of Congress, Paragon Systems. 1989|
|Video to LCD display interface, Paragon Systems. 1988-1990||Computerized drilling system for printed circuit boards, NC Ways / The Boardworks. 1985-1986.|