SmallTech Consulting

MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems), Microfluidics, Nanotechnology, Optics and Photonics, BioAssay, Renewables, Materials, Physics, Chemistry and Materials Characterization, Electrical Engineering, Rapid Prototyping, IOT

SmallTech Consulting Team Overview

SmallTech Consulting has a large and interdisciplinary roster of experts, from which we quickly field an effective team for your specific project needs.

SmallTech's Core Team consultants:

Leslie Field, Ph.D.

MEMS, Microfluidics, Microfabrication, Biomedical, Patents, Elect. Eng., Chem. Eng., Mgmt.

Phil Barth, Ph.D.

MEMS, Sensors, Microfluidics, Microfabrication, Modeling

Mateusz Bryning, Ph.D.

Physics, Nanotechnology, Fluids, Displays, MEMS

Remy Cromer, Ph.D.

Chemistry, Bioassay, Proteomics, Nanotechnology, Management

Shalini Venkatesh, Ph.D.

Patents, Optics/Photonics, Physics, Biomedical

SmallTech's Advisory and Extended Team consultants:

Wesley Chang, Ph.D.

Mechanical Engineering, MEMS, Microfluidics, Biomedical Engineering

Nasreen Chopra, Ph.D.

Nanotechnology, Management, Alternative Energy

Mike Daneman, Ph.D.

MEMS, Optics, Packaging, Alternative Energy

Geetha Dholakia, Ph.D.

Nanotechnology, Materials, Physics, Grants

Janelle Gunther, Ph.D.

Materials, Polymers, Nanotechnology

Albert Henning, Ph.D.

MEMS, Microfluidics, Integrated Circuits, Physics, Management

Lauren Palmateer, Ph.D.

Display Technologies, Packaging, IP, Healthcare, Product Development

Minnie Sarwal, MD, MRCP, DCH, Ph.D.

Medicine, Genetics

Byron Shaw, Ph.D.

Sensors, Energy, Automotive, Management

Winston Wang, M.S.

MEMS, Mechanical Engineering, Prototyping, FEA, DOE, BioChem

Karen Weil BSEE, Exec. Mgmt. (formerly Karen Markus)

MEMS, Management, Fabrication, Due Diligence, M&A

Kirt Williams, Ph.D., P.E.

MEMS, Fabrication, Vacuum Microelectronics

SmallTech's Management Advisory Team consultants:

Leslie Field, Ph.D.

Founder and Managing Member

Nasreen Chopra, Ph.D.

Management Advisory Board

Susan Strehlow

Management Advisory Board

Karen Weil BSEE, Exec. Mgmt. (formerly Karen Markus))

Management Advisory Board

SmallTech's Core Team consultants have considerable consulting experience, advanced degrees, and substantial experience and deep expertise in their respective technical and business areas, including MEMS, Microfluidics, Prototyping, Displays, Optics, Photonics, Materials, Biomedical, AFM's, Nanotechnology, Patents, Due Diligence and Grants.

The Advisory and Extended Team consultants are also often directly involved in SmallTech's projects, providing additional expertise in the core areas, as well as a broader range of capabilities such as in Medicine, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Electronics, Energy, Intellectual Property and Mergers and Acquisitions.

The Management Advisory Team manages SmallTech Consulting and has wide-ranging experience in startups and large corporations.

SmallTech Consulting


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