Delaware Chapter, ASA

Dinner Meeting: April 2008

Note: Joint Meeting With the Chesapeake Chapter

 


Notice:
The schedule of meetings for Spring 2008 is set. See our Vice President's letter summarizing the meetings and offering words of praise and encouragement.
Also see a very nice summary of our Fall 2007 meetings along with photos of our speakers.


Speaker: Dr. Thomas A. Donnelly
Modeling, Simulation & Analysis Team
Edgewood Chemical Biological Center
Title: Efficient Modeling and Simulation of Biological Warfare Using Innovative Design of Experiments Methods

Biography

Tom joined the Modeling, Simulation & Analysis Team at Edgewood Chemical Biological Center in June of 2005 after spending 20+ years in the private sector. In 1999 he started Peak Process, LLC a consulting company providing services primarily to pharmaceutical and biotech clients in the use of Design of Experiments (DOE) methods to model and optimize new drug development. In 1987 Tom became a partner in ECHIP, Inc., the first company to provide statistical experimental design software on a PC. In his 12 years as Technical Director he taught more than 200 short courses to engineers and scientists on the use of DOE methods. In 1983 he became a principal engineer with Honeywell, Inc. where he first worked at the Corporate Technology Center for 2 years developing thin-film electro-luminescent (TFEL) flat panel displays. After transitioning the technology to a manufacturing site he spent his last year at Honeywell in the Advanced Technology Group consulting across corporate divisions on the use of DOE methods to optimize a wide variety of processes and products, including; sensors for medical, automotive, and aerospace markets. After receiving his PhD in physics from the University of Delaware Tom did post-doctoral research on amorphous-silicon solar cells at the Institute of Energy Conversion.

Date: Thursday, April 24, 2008
 
Time:

6:00 pm -- 8:30 pm

 
Place:

Woody's Crab House
29 S. Main St.
North East MD 21901
Menu:

Menu price: $22.95 + 6% tip, 18% gratuity
 
Directions:

Directions from the U of D Blue & Gold Club to Woody's Crab House:

  1. You are at the U of D Blue & Gold Club (44 Kent Way, Newark, DE 19716-1400)
  2. Go Northwest on Kent Wy < 0.1
  3. Turn right onto Orchard Rd < 0.1
  4. Turn left onto Amstel Av 0.1
  5. Turn left onto BUS SR-2 (Elkton Rd) 3.9
  6. Continue onto I-95 S (John F Kennedy Memorial Hwy) 7.9
  7. Take Exit 100B-A (MD-272, Rising Sun, North East) on right 0.8
  8. Bear right onto MD-272 (North East Rd) 2.4
  9. You are at Woody's Crab House (29 S Main St), North East, MD 21901-3909

Map    
 

Reservations to: 

Eric Snyder by Tuesday, April 15, 2008.
Phone: 410-278-0260
Email: Eric Snyder.
 
Include your menu selection. See the Chesapeake Chapter Invitation

 
Please note: Be sure to RSVP by this date.
 

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