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Optical engineer

David Michael Williamson, British optical engineer. Achievements include patents in field. Member of Optical Society of America, Society Photo-Optical Instrument Engineers, Institute Physics United Kingdom (associate).

Background

Williamson, David Michael was born on January 20, 1949 in Hindhead, Surrey, England. Arrived in the United States, 1985. Son of Frank and Patricia Anne Williamson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Imperial College, London, 1970. Master of Science in Applied Optics, Imperial College, London, 1971.

Career

Optical physicist Grubb Parsons, Newcastle, England, 1971—1973. Optical designer Rank Pullin Controls, Debden, England, 1973—1976. Senior optical designer Mullard Equipment Ltd., Crawley, England, 1976—1982.

Optical design supervisor Ernst Leitz Canada, Midland, 1982—1985. Principal scientist Perkin Elmer, Wilton, Connecticut, 1985—1990. Chief technologist Silicon Valley Group Lithography, 1990—2001.

Fellow Nikon Research Corporation, American, Belmont, California, since 2001. Chairman Michael Kidger Memorial Scholarship, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Member of Optical Society of America, Society Photo-Optical Instrument Engineers, Institute Physics United Kingdom (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gliding, tennis, tai chi, harp playing, hiking.

Connections

Married Fatima Emad-Mostofi Williamson, May 2, 1982. Children: Michael Arman, Mastane Anne.

father:
Frank Williamson

mother:
Patricia Anne Williamson

spouse:
Fatima Emad-Mostofi Williamson

child:
Michael Arman Williamson

child:
Mastane Anne Williamson