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David Dornfeld

Professor
Dept. Mechanical Engineering, Lab for Manufacturing & Sustainability
University of California, Berkeley

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David Dornfeld received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1976 and is the Will C. Hall Family Chair in Engineering in Mechanical Engineering at the University of California Berkeley. He leads the Laboratory for Manufacturing and Sustainability - LMAS with research activities in green and sustainable manufacturing; monitoring and analysis of manufacturing processes; precision manufacturing with specialization on chemical mechanical planarization for semiconductor manufacturing; and intelligent sensors and machine interoperability for process monitoring and optimization. He has published over 400 papers in these fields, authored two research monographs, contributed chapters to several books and has seven patents based on his research work. He is Member of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and recipient of the ASME Blackall Machine Tool and Gage Award in 1986 and 2010 ASME William T. Ennor Award., Fellow of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) and a recipient of the 2004 SME Fredrick W. Taylor Research Medal, member of Japan Society of Precision Engineering (JSPE) and recipient of the 2005 JSPE Takagi Prize, and Fellow of the CIRP (International Academy for Production Engineering). He received the AMT Charles F. Carter Advancing Manufacturing Award in 2012. He is a consultant on sensors, manufacturing productivity, automation and process modeling and the associated intellectual property issues. His blog is http://green-manufacturing.blogspot.com/.

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