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material scientist , systems technology director

Gary Steven Tompa, American systems technology director, material scientist. Recipient Alfred E. Meyer 1st in Physics award, 1980; Garden State fellow, 1980-1984; Stanley Research fellow 1980-1986.

Background

Tompa, Gary Steven was born on February 9, 1958 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Julius W. and Olga M. (Klein) Tompa.

Education

Bachelor of Science in physics, chemistry, mathematics and biology with thesis and high honors, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1980. Master of Science in Physics, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1986.

Career

Post doctoral research fellow, Stevens Institute Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1986-1987; staff scientist, EMCORE, 1987-1988; II-IV project leader, EMCORE, 1988-1989; project manager, EMCORE, 1990-1991; administrator technical contracts, director engineering, EMCORE, 1991-1992; director systems technical, EMCORE, 1992-1994; president, Structured Materials Industries, Inc., since 1994. Member Industrial Advisory Board Peer Review Panel, State of New Jersey Commision on Science and Technology, 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor over 45 reviewed articles to professional jours. Patentee in field.

Connections

Married Deborah R. Tompa. Children: Sharon Jessica, Rachael Elizabeth, Jason Evan.

father:
Julius W. Tompa

mother:
Olga M. (Klein) Tompa

spouse:
Deborah R. Tompa

child:
Rachael Elizabeth Tompa

child:
Jason Evan Tompa

child:
Sharon Jessica Tompa