Dr. Peter Barnwell New 2002 IMAPS President-elect

Microelectronics International

ISSN: 1356-5362

Article publication date: 1 April 2002



(2002), "Dr. Peter Barnwell New 2002 IMAPS President-elect", Microelectronics International, Vol. 19 No. 1. https://doi.org/10.1108/mi.2002.21819aab.004



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Dr. Peter Barnwell New 2002 IMAPS President-elect

IMAPS has elected Dr. Peter Barnwell President- Elect of the IMAPS Executive Council for 2002. Peter Barnwell is Director, Advanced Technologies, for Heraeus Incorporated, Circuit Materials Division, based in Pennsylvania. His long involvement with IMAPS began as a founding member of both the UK chapter and the European Liaison Committee. He served as President of IMAPS Europe (1999-2001) as well as spending several years on the IMAPS UK committee as Chairman (President) and Treasurer. A founding member of the Ceramic Interconnect Initiative (CII), Peter also holds recognition as a Fellow of IMAPS. (Plate 1)

Plate 1 Dr Peter Barnwell

He received his B.Sc. Applied Physics from City University, London in 1966 and his Ph.D. in 1973. Her Majesty the Queen appointed him a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 1984 for services to industry. Peter's industrial experience includes the founding and leadership of two hybrid microelectronics companies in the UK and serving as director of two publicly quoted venture capital organizations. In the early 1980s he helped lead development of the surface mount industry in the UK. He also held positions as Professor and Dean at Kingston University, England, and worked with several other universities.

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