David Eason


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David Eason


David Eason


Technical Director, Shared Instrumentation Laboratories

Research Topics

Thin film deposition

Contact Information

208 Davis Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-8496


Biography Publications Teaching


  • PhD, Physics (Minor: Electrical Engineering), North Carolina State University, 1994
  • BS, Physics and BS, Electrical Engineering (double major), North Carolina State University, 1990

Professional Summary

Semiconductor and materials scientist with a PhD in physics. Technical Director for Shared Instrumentation Laboratories, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Labs include a 5000 sq. ft. cleanroom facility, materials characterization lab, and digital manufacturing lab. Mentor student research and collaborate on research projects. Manage two employees and Senior Process Engineer for deposition and etching. Battery materials research, five years of electrochemical and materials analysis experience and 15 years of semiconductor research and materials experience. Five years teaching experience.

Selected Skills/Experience:

  • U.S. Patent on p-type ZnO (semiconductor)
  • Molecular Beam Epitaxy
  • Laboratory Technical Director
  • Six Sigma Methodology
  • Proficient on Scanning Electron Microscope
  • Chief Liaison International Joint Research