Position:Magnetics Engineer at Splashpower
of Birth: 25th February 1972
in Physics, 1999: Theoretical and experimental magnetism from
Bath University (won “Outstanding Research” Award).
- BSc in Astrophysics, 1994: Upper second class from Leeds University
Ltd 2001 – 2003
- Hands-on management of three projects developing
microfluidic dispensing for the manufacture of microarrays.
- Prototype-to-product using microfabrication techniques
such as KOH and plasma etching, laser machining, electroplating,
micromoulding, rapid prototyping, injection moulding, LIGA,
hot/cold embossing, EDM and conventional CNC. Basic 3D CAD
video microscopy system and used high-speed imaging for the
evaluation of inkjet devices.
systems using MathCAD, MatLab, Ansys, Excel, VBA, and VB 6.
property manager for BioRobotics.
inventor on 5 patents and named on 1 other.
- Cambridge University 1999-2001
- Successful TCS programme with Cambridge University
Engineering Department and BioRobotics Ltd working
on new product development in micro-fluidics. Concept-to-customer
in 3 months at 15% of the cost of the main competitor. Over
£2million sold so far.
University Post-doctoral 1998-1999
month position working for DERA and Bath University continuing
PhD work. (Bridged gap between PHD and TCS)
University CASE Award PHD 1995-1998
sponsored Physics PhD with quarterly reports to DERA.
- Designed and built three computer controlled experimental
rigs for measuring the properties of magnetic materials under
dynamic loading using a novel non-invasive measurement method.
data acquisition software and VB data-mining macros.
and wrote software for modelling hysteresis in magnetic materials
under the effects of complex field and stress histories, which
predicted an effect previously unseen experimentally.
management: Currently managing short, medium and long term projects
plus a 2 year TCS program, 3 month postdoctoral and a 3 year
PhD. Familiar with Microsoft Project and formal product development
management: Managing 2 colleagues. Previously industrial supervisor
on multiple Cambridge University M.Eng. student projects for
skills: Technology demonstration to senior management board,
given papers at international conferences e.g. SPIE, Intermag
and M.M.M., given short course at work and many internal presentations.
skills: Constantly working with people from different backgrounds
and fields such as microbiology, engineering, physics, sales,
marketing and production
Currently teaching Ansys 7.0 multi-physics and learning Pro
Co-founder and designer of www.whatprice.co.uk
an up and coming consumer watchdog website.
Learning Karate – currently green belt (7th Kyu).
Learnt to ski.
Gained Member status of the Institute of Physics and became
a Chartered Physicist.
Deryck Chesterman medal for outstanding research in physics.
Captain of the physics 5-a-side football team.
Charity hitchhike to Paris for Leeds Rag week.
Represented Lincolnshire at pool and won over 30 trophies.
In school football, rugby, hockey and athletics teams.
Available upon request
See also BowenHealing
CV of Jon Pearson