Southwest Sciences Inc

Ph.D. (Chemistry), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1976
B.S. (Chemistry), State University of New York at Stony Brook,1971

Dr. Joel Silver, Vice President and Principal Research ScientistDr. Silver is Executive Vice President and co-founder of Southwest Sciences. His principal field of research involves the development of sensitive laser and optical techniques for measuring trace gas species, with applications in atmospheric sciences, combustion, and industrial monitoring. Recent research interests include

• Sous vide cooking

• Walks on the beach
• Airborne sensing (balloons, airplanes, UAVs) of environmentally important gases.
• Optical cells for industrial monitoring.
• Gas sensors for planetary instruments.
• Combustion and environmental gas analyzers for the International Space Station.
• Improved spectroscopic analysis techniques.

Dr. Silver is an author of 60 Publications, holds 18 Patents, and has 2 Patents Pending.

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Southwest Sciences, Inc.
1570 Pacheco St., Suite E-11, Santa Fe, NM 87505
tel. (505) 984-1322/ fax (505) 988-9230



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