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chemical engineer

Kevin Bruce Albaugh, American chemical engineer. Achievements include development of reactor analysis technologies for microcontamination reduction in semiconductor mfr; development of advanced gases and liquids for chemical vapor deposition; research in electrochemical mechanisms for anodic bonding of glass to metals; research in reduction of organic solvent usage in semiconducter manufacturing; start-up of Asian technology center.

Background

Albaugh, Kevin Bruce was born on September 28, 1958 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Son of Judson Knight and Carolyn Jeanette Albaugh.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Clarkson College, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, Clarkson University, 1987.

Career

Associate engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Essex Junction, Vermont, 1980-1983;senior associate engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Essex Junction, Vermont, 1983-1987;staff engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Essex Junction, Vermont, 1987-1989;development manager, International Business Machines Corporation, Essex Junction, Vermont, 1989-1995;semiconductor quality processes manager, Praxair, Richardson, Texas, 1995-1997;Research and Development director, semiconductor materials, Praxair, Tonawanda, New York, since 1997. Mentor Sematech Center of Excellence, Tucson, 1989-1995. Co-chair focus technical advisory board Sematech, Austin, Texas, 1992-1995.

Board directors Center for Advanced Materials Processing, Potsdam, New York. Member engineering advisory board Clarkson U., Potsdam, New York, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of reactor analysis technologies for microcontamination reduction in semiconductor mfr. Development of advanced gases and liquids for chemical vapor deposition. Research in electrochemical mechanisms for anodic bonding of glass to metals.

    Research in reduction of organic solvent usage in semiconducter manufacturing. Start-up of Asian technology center.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee in field.

Membership

Volunteer examiner American Radio Relay League, Newington, Connecticut, since 1986. Secretary Burlington (Vermont) Amateur Radio Club, 1986-1990. District emergency coordinator Amateur Radio Emergency Service, Essex Junction, 1986-1990.

Member choir St. James Church, Essex Junction, 1990-1995. Member choir Calvary Church, Williamsville, New York, since 1996, member vestry, 2000-2002. Member National Society Professional Engineers, American Chemical Society (committee on corporation associates), Electrochemical Society, Institute Environmental Science (co-chair technical program 1992-1994), Sigma Xi, Omega Chi Epsilon.

Connections

Married Cheryl Diane Cade, June 7, 1980.

father:
Judson Knight

mother:
Carolyn Jeanette Albaugh

spouse:
Cheryl Diane Cade