micromechanical polysilicon gear train SmallTech Consulting Team Overview

SmallTech Consulting has a large and interdisciplinary roster of experts, from which we quickly field an effective team for your specific project needs.

SmallTech's Core Team consultants:

Leslie Field, Ph.D. MEMS, Microfluidics, Microfabrication, Biomedical, Patents, Elect. Eng., Chem. Eng., Mgmt.
Phil Barth, Ph.D. MEMS, Sensors, Microfluidics, Microfabrication, Modeling
Mateusz Bryning, Ph.D. Physics, Nanotechnology, Fluids, Displays, MEMS
Remy Cromer, Ph.D. Chemistry, Bioassay, Proteomics, Nanotechnology, Management
Shalini Venkatesh, Ph.D. Patents, Optics/Photonics, Physics, Biomedical
Winston Wang, M.S. MEMS, Mechanical Engineering, Prototyping, FEA, DOE, BioChem


SmallTech's Advisory and Extended Team consultants:

Wesley Chang, Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, MEMS, Microfluidics, Biomedical Engineering
Nasreen Chopra, Ph.D. Nanotechnology, Management, Alternative Energy
Mike Daneman, Ph.D. MEMS, Optics, Packaging, Alternative Energy
Geetha Dholakia, Ph.D. Nanotechnology, Materials, Physics, Grants
Derek Gerlach , Ph.D. Signal Processing, Algorithm Design, Prototyping
Janelle Gunther, Ph.D. Materials, Polymers, Nanotechnology
Albert Henning, Ph.D. MEMS, Microfluidics, Integrated Circuits, Physics, Management
Lauren Palmateer, Ph.D. Display Technologies, Packaging, IP, Healthcare, Product Development
Minnie Sarwal, MD, MRCP, DCH, Ph.D. Medicine, Genetics
Byron Shaw, Ph.D. Sensors, Energy, Automotive, Management
Karen Weil (prev. Markus) BSEE, Exec. Mgmt. MEMS, Management, Fabrication, Due Diligence, M&A
Kirt Williams, Ph.D., P.E. MEMS, Fabrication, Vacuum Microelectronics


SmallTech's Management Advisory Team consultants:

Leslie Field, Ph.D. Founder and Managing Member
Nasreen Chopra, Ph.D. Management Advisory Board
Susan Strehlow Management Advisory Board
Karen Weil (prev. Markus) BSEE, Executive Management Management Advisory Board


SmallTech's Core Team consultants have considerable consulting experience, advanced degrees, and substantial experience and deep expertise in their respective technical and business areas, including MEMS, Microfluidics, Prototyping, Displays, Optics, Photonics, Materials, Biomedical, AFM's, Nanotechnology, Patents, Due Diligence and Grants.

The Advisory and Extended Team consultants are also often directly involved in SmallTech's projects, providing additional expertise in the core areas, as well as a broader range of capabilities such as in Medicine, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Electronics, Energy, Intellectual Property and Mergers and Acquisitions.

The Management Advisory Team manages SmallTech Consulting and has wide-ranging experience in startups and large corporations.