Technical Advisor Steven Ballance is with Texas Instruments, Worldwide Facilities. Joe Sweeney and Karl Olander are with Entegris, Inc., Electronic Matrials
Karl holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Illinois and was a co-founder of ATMI, Inc. Mr. Olander has worked in a variety of semiconductor areas including abatement technologies, gas purification and the safe storage and delivery of gases. He hold 50 issued patents and received the SEMI Award for Innovation in 2002. He received the SESHA Lifetime Achievement Award in 2008.