For all ICP-MS and ICP-OES users
September 25-26, 2018 • Christiansburg, Virginia
Paul Gaines, Ph.D./CEO, Senior Technical Director
Dr. Paul Gaines has four decades of spectroscopic experience working in the laboratories of Exxon Research and Engineering and Union Carbide. Today, Dr. Gaines is the Senior Technical Advisor and CEO of Inorganic Ventures.
Brian Alexander, Ph.D./Vice President, Technical Operations
Dr. Brian Alexander is an earth scientist specializing in geochemistry. His research has focused trace metal analysis using ICP techniques and rare earth element studies of natural waters and chemical sediments. Today, Dr. Alexander is the Vice President, Technical Operations at Inorganic Ventures.
Lesley Owens, Ph.D. / Senior Research Chemist
Dr. Lesley Owens is an analytical chemist with research specialties including chromium speciation, environmental sample design, elemental spectroscopy, and metal contamination in food products. Today, Dr. Owens is a Senior Research Chemist at Inorganic Ventures.
James King, M.Sc./Chemist, Technical Manager
James King is an inorganic chemist with experience in synthesis and purification. His research has focused on the synthesis and characterization of organometallic compounds to be used as molecular magnets. Today Mr. King is a Chemist - Technical Manager at Inorganic Ventures.
Thomas Kozikowski, Chemist, R&D
Thomas Kozikowski is a chemist with expertise in the manufacturing, quality control, technical support, stability, and homogeneity of inorganic metals standards. His experience covers many areas, including reagent synthesis and purification, trace metals analysis using ICP techniques, transpiration studies, and container cleanliness. Today, Mr. Kozikowski is a Chemist – Research and Development at Inorganic Ventures.
Michael Booth - Chemist, Quality Control
Mike Booth is a chemist with expertise in quality control and instrumentation. His experience covers areas including ICP-OES, ICP-MS, Ion Chromatography and various titration techniques. Today Mr. Booth is a Quality Control Supervisor at Inorganic Ventures.