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Dan Uhm, American engineering executive. Achievements include replacement of 111 trichloroethane in the capacitor industry; development of unique molding process for polymer and epoxy materials, process for alloying of silver/palladium electrodes in ceramic chip capacitors; design of furnace for fiber optic drawing, resulting in reduced break rate and improved attenuation; patents pending.

Background

Uhm, Dan was born on January 23, 1964 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Came to the United States 1965. Son of Do Sung Uhm and Eun Sook Park.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Ceramic Engineering, University Washington, 1986. Postgraduate, Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina, 1991. Postgraduate, Clemson (South Carolina) University, 1992.

Master of Business Administration, Radford University, 1995.

Career

With, Central Intelligence Agency, Washington, 1985-1987;process engineer, Kyocera Corporation, Vancouver, Washington, 1987-1989;process engineer, Kemet electronics corporation, Fountain Inn, South Carolina., 1989-1992;process engineer, Alcatel Telecom., Claremont, North Carolina, since 1992;project manager overseas joint ventures, Alcatel Telecom., Claremont, North Carolina. Consultant Korean Capacitor Industry, 1987-1992. Consultant technical contracts Tongkook Electronics, Samryoong Corporation, Sangyong Corporation.

Achievements

  • Achievements include replacement of 111 trichloroethane in the capacitor industry. Development of unique molding process for polymer and epoxy materials, process for alloying of silver/palladium electrodes in ceramic chip capacitors. Design of furnace for fiber optic drawing, resulting in reduced break rate and improved attenuation.

    Patents pending.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author training manual/text: Statistical Process Control, 1988, Quality Circles, 1989.

Membership

Member American Ceramic Society, National Institute Ceramic Engineers, International Society Hybrid Microelectronics, American Society Quality Control.

Connections

Married Sang Hee Lee, September 10, 1989.

father:
Do Sung Uhm

mother:
Eun Sook Park

spouse:
Sang Hee Lee