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consultant , failure analysis engineer

Gary Ferril Shade, American failure analysis engineer, consultant. Achievements include patent disclosures on the design, testing and manufacture of gallium arsenide. Grantee William Jewell College, Kansas City, Missouri, 1973, Washington University, St. Louis, 1980.

Background

Shade, Gary Ferril was born on July 18, 1955 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Karl Edward and Anne (Ferril) Shade.

Education

Bachelor in Physics magna cum laude, William Jewell College, 1977. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, 1979. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, 1980.

Career

Researcher, Washington University, St. Louis, 1976-1980; engineer, Westinghouse Electric, Baltimore, 1980-1983; project leader, Ford Microelectronics, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1983-1986; program manager, Ford Microelectronics, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1986-1988; failure analysis supervisor, Ford Microelectronics, Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado, since 1988. Presenter at professional conferences, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent disclosures on the design, testing and manufacture of gallium arsenide.

Membership

Board directors Recreational Association Colorado Springs, since 1991. Member American Society Metals International, Sigma Pi Sigma (president 1976-1977), Eta Kappa Nu, Kappa Mu Epsilon.

Connections

Married Deborah Nauman, June 19, 1976. Children: Lindsey, Kelsey, Taylor.

father:
Karl Edward Shade

mother:
Anne (Ferril) Shade

spouse:
Deborah Nauman

children:
Lindsey Shade

Taylor Shade

Kelsey Shade