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Technical Presentations

1986      “Specialty Gas Scrubbing” – CGA Safety and Technical Conference, Cherry Hill, N
1989       “Arsine/Phosphine Safety” – IBM Watson Center, Yorktown Heights, NY
1990       “Gas Sensor Systems - CGA Safety and Technical Seminar, Langhorne, PA
1990       “Compressed Gas Emergency Response” - CGA Safety and Technical Seminar, Langhorne, PA
1994       “Compressed Gas Mutual Aid Programs”, - CGA Safety and Technical Conference, Princeton, NJ
1995       “Arsine and Phosphine Manufacturing, Purification and Analysis” , Semicon West, San Francisco,                     CA
1996       “Osaka University Silane Explosion”, CGA Safety and Technical Seminar, Princeton, NJ
1996       “Compressed Gas Emergency Response in the United States”, Semiconductor                                                     Safety Association,Europe,Birmingham, UK.
1997       “CGA Bulk Silane Release Studies”, Semiconductor Safety Association Conference, Europe, Dublin,                     Ireland
1998        “Responsible Care Program”, Semicon West, San Francisco, CA
1998       “Pressure Relief Device Incident, CGA Safety and Technical Seminar, Valley Forge, PA
1998       “Morrisville/Falls Township Mutual Aid Program” , CGA Safety and Technical Seminar, Valley Forge,                     PA
1998        “Compressed Gas Emergency Response in the United States”, Semicon Taiwan, Taipei, Taiwan
1999        “Arsine and Phosphine Safety and Emergency Response”, Singapore Civil Defence Academy
2000        “Transportation and Emergency Response for Electronic Specialty Gases”, American Industrial                         Chemical Manufacture’s, Beijing, China
2000        “Compressed Gas Emergency Response”, Singapore Civil Defence Academy
2001        “Electronic Specialty Gas Emergency Response”, British Compressed Gas Association Conference,                     Manchester, UK
2001        “Air Product’s Responsible Care Programs for Electronic Specialty Gases”, OMVPE Conference,                     San Diego, CA
2001        “Introduction to Specialty Gas Problem Cylinders”, Enviroexpo Exposition, Boston, MA
2002        “Chemical Security, Post Sept 11”, CGA Safety and Technical Seminar, Princeton, NJ
2002        “Diborane Incident, Shiwha, Korea”, CGA Safety and Technical Seminar, Princeton, NJ
2003        “UT & AE Testing, Valuable Tools in the Supply of Product to The Electronic Industry”, Ministry of                     Economic Development, Taipei, Taiwan
2003        “Responsible Care and Product Safety”, SESHA Conference, San Antonio, TX
2003        “Ultrasonic Cylinder Testing of Electronic Specialty Gas Cylinders”, Korea Gas Safety Corporation
2003        “Chlorine Trifluoride Exposure and Reactivity Study”. International Semiconductor ESH Conference,                 Noodwijk, The Netherlands,
2003        NFS/SRC Engineering Research Center for Environmentally Benign Semiconductor Manufacturing                             weekly lecture series ‘’Electronic Specialty Gas Safety”, Sept 4 and 11 ,2003, University of Arizona                     Teleseminar
2004        EIGA (European Industrial Gas Association) Symposium, “Worldwide Electronic Specialty Gas ER                       Program”, January 21 – 22, 2004, Strasbourg, France
2004        2004 Southern California CAER Conference, “Worldwide Electronic Specialty Gas ER Program”, May                 12, 2004, San Diego, CA
2004        33rd Multi National Safety Seminar, Shanghai, “Worldwide Electronic Specialty Gas ER Program”,                         May 18, 2004, Shanghai, China
2004        Center for Chemical Process Safety, 19th Annual International Conference, ”Air Products Electronic                         Specialty Gas Emergency Response Program”, June 29 – July 1, 2004, Orlando, FL
2004        Semicon West, “Release Testing of Reactive Fluoride Reactor Cleaning Gases”, July 12-15, 2004,                     San Francisco, CA
2004        CGA 2004 Specialty Gas Safety and Technical Seminar, "Anatomy of a Specialty Gas Cylinder",                         Philadelphia, PA, Nov 2-3, 2004
2004        CGA 2004 Specialty Gas Safety and Technical Seminar, "Release Testing of Reactive Fluoride                             Reactor Cleaning Gases", Philadelphia, PA, Nov 2-3, 2004
2004        CGA 2004 Specialty Gas Safety and Technical Seminar, "Subatmospheric Gas Systems for Ion                             Implanters", Philadelphia, PA, Nov 2-3, 2004
2004        Keynote Speaker for Taiwan EPA 2004 National Conference on Toxic Incident Response, “The ER                         Challenges to Electronic Specialty Materials Incidents”, Hsin Chu City, Taiwan, Nov 19 & 20, 2004
2004        “Air Products Electronic Specialty Materials Emergency Response Program”, Chemical Safety                         Board, Washington, DC Office, Dec 9, 2004
2005        “Air Products Electronic Specialty Materials Emergency Response Program”, Poster Session at                         Semicon China, Shanghai, China, March 14 & 15, 2005
2005        "Release Testing of Reactive Fluoride Reactor Cleaning Gases", Poster Session at Semicon China,                     Shanghai, China, March 14 & 15, 2005
2005        “Trimethylaluminum Safety and Emergency Response”, International Semiconductor Environmental,                 Safety and Health Conference, Portland OR, June 20 – 22, 2005
2005        “Developing a Robust ER Program for the Constantly Changing Raw Materials Supply for                                 Semiconductor Fabrication, ITRI, Hsin Chu City, Taiwan, July 15, 2005
2005        “Ultrasonic Cylinder Testing Overview”, Taiwan High Pressure Gas Association, Hsin Chu Science                     Park, Taiwan, July 18, 2005
2005        “Best Practices in Compressed Gas Emergency Response”, Asia Industrial Gas Association annual                     Meeting, Aug 30, 2005, Singapore
2005        “Emergency Response Planning Workshop”, Asia Industrial Gas Association annual Meeting, Aug 30,                 2005, Singapore
2006        “Semiconductor Oxidizer Gases an Emergency Response Perspective”, ASTM G-4 Meeting,                             Toronto, CN, April 26, 2006
2006        “Pyrophoric Materials in the Semiconductor Facility – A Unique ER & Safety Challenge”,
                2006 NFPA World Safety Conference & Exposition®. Orlando, FL, June 4, 2006
2006        "Silane Safety & ER at a Semiconductor Facility", SEMI International Compliance and Regulatory                         Committee, June 7, 2006
2006        “Unique Silane Emergency Response Issues”, Taiwan Silane Safety Seminar, Asia Industrial Gas                            Association, ITRI, Hsin Chu, Taiwan, Sept 18, 2006
2006        “Lessons Learned from Silane Incidents”, Air Products Silane Safety Seminar, Hsin Chu, Taiwan,                         Sept. 19, 2006
2006        “CGA Silane Pamphlet G-13 & Release Testing”, FM Global Technical Conference, Albuquerque, New                 Mexico, Sept. 24, 2006
2006        “Responding to Compressed Gas Incidents”, PA 2006 HazMat Conference, Harrisburg, PA, Sept. 29, 2006
2007        “Partially Oxidized Siloxanes and Silane Scrubbers”, AP Korea Silane Safety Seminar, Seoul, Korea,                 Jan. 29, 2007
2007        “Silane Bulk Release Study and CGA G-13”, AP Korea Silane Safety Seminar, Seoul, Korea, Jan. 30,                     2007
2007        “An Overview of Silane Incidents and Release Behavior”, AP Korea Silane Safety Seminar, Seoul,                     Korea, Jan. 30, 2007
2007        “An Overview of Silane Incidents and Release Behavior”, 2007 Semicon China, Shanghai, China,                         March 21, 2007
2007        “Chlorine Trifluoride, Silane and Trimethylaluminum in the Semiconductor Facility, Unique ER and                 Safety Challenges”, SESHA 29th Annual International High Tech ESH Symposium and Exposition, Santa                 Clara, CA, April 12, 2007
2007        "Unique ER and Safety Challenges in the Semiconductor Fab. Part 2, Oxidizer Gases", 2007 NFPA                 World Safety Conference & Exposition®. Boston, MA, June 4, 2006
2007        “Electronic Specialty Materials Security Programs”, Texas Hill SESHA Regional meeting, Austin, TX,                 Sept 11, 2007
2007        “NFPA400, New Hazardous Materials Standard”, 2007 CGA Safety and Reliability Seminar, Baltimore,                 MD, Oct 16-17, 2007
2007        “An Overview of Silane Incidents and Release Behavior”, 2007 AIGA Singapore Silane Safety                             Seminar, Singapore, Nov.1-2, 2007
2007        “Silane Emergency Response Workshop”, 2007 AIGA Singapore Silane Safety Seminar, Singapore,                     Nov. 1-2, 2007
2008        “Electronic Specialty Materials from Air Products. What are they used for?”, Hometown Community                 Advisory Panel, Hometown, PA, Jan 2, 2008
2008        “ESG Incidents and Lessons Learned”, Korea Gas Safety Corporation 2008 Annual Meeting, Korea,                     Feb. 28, 2008
2008        “Silane Incidents and Lessons Learned”, 2008 Silane Safety Seminar, 2008 SESHA Conference,                         Portland, OR, March 26, 2008
2008        “NFPA400 Hazardous Materials”, 2008 SESHA Conference, Portland, OR, March 27 2008
2008        “Semiconductor Metal Hydride Gas Safety and Emergency Response”, University of Delaware                         Photovoltaic R&D Center, March 28, 2008
2008        “Silane Safety”, 10th Annual Emerging Technologies and Trends Miniconference, SESHA, Phoenix, AZ,                 April 22, 2008
2008        “Silane Safety/Lessons Learned and Accident Prevention”, joint tutorial with Prof. Fthenakis,                                 Columbia University, IEEE Photovoltaic Conference, San Diego, May 15, 2008
2008        “Silane Safety in Photovoltaic Manufacturing Facilities”, joint poster with Prof. Fthenakis, Columbia                     University, IEEE Photovoltaic Conference, San Diego, May 13, 2008
2008        “Compressed Gas ER, What have we learned in 25 years?”, keynote speech at CGA Canada Annual                 Meeting, Montreal, Canada, Sept. 7, 2008
2008        “Pyrophoric Gases and Liquid Safety”, FM Global Technical Conference, Norwood, MA, Sept 30, 2008
2008        “Responding to Incidents Involving Hydrogen Selenide”, 2008 CGA Specialty Gas Safety Seminar,                     Baltimore, MD, Oct 29, 2008
2008        “Silane Incidents and Release Behavior”, 2008 CGA Specialty Gas Safety Seminar, Baltimore, MD,                     Oct 29, 2008
2008        “Silane Incidents and Release Behavior”, SSA Europe Silane Safety Seminar, Leuven, Belgium, Nov                     5, 2008
2008        “Silane Standards, CGA G-13 and SEMI S18”, SEMICON Japan, Toyko, Japan, Dec. 3, 2008
2009        “Silane Safety”, North Texas SESHA Webcast, April 23, 2009
2009        “Bulk Silane Safety and ER”, SESHA Symposium, Scottsdale, AZ, May 19, 2009
2009        “CGA G-13 & SEMI S18”, SESHA Symposium, Scottsdale, AZ, May 19, 2009
2009        “Chlorosilane Safety and ER”, SESHA Symposium, Scottsdale, AZ, May 19, 2009
2009        “Trichlorosilane Foam Testing”, SESHA Symposium, Scottsdale, AZ, May 19, 2009
2009        “Photovoltaic Electronic Specialty Gas Sustainability”, SEMICON West/Intersolar NA, San Francisco,                 July 16, 2009
2010        “Update on Silane Standards and Incidents”, SEMI, San Jose, CA, April 17, 2010
2010        “Firefighter Compressed Gas Safety”, Midwest HazMat Conference, Northbrook, IL, May 1, 2010
2010        “Compressed Gas Emergency Response”, Midwest HazMat Conference, Northbrook, IL, May 1, 2010
2010          “Silane Safety and Emergency Response, A Comprehensive Review”, NREL, Golden, CO, June 3,                     2010 
2010         Silane Incidents and Emergency Response”, Intersolar, Munich, Germany, June 10, 2010
2010         “Semiconductor Chemical Hazards”,  International Workshop on Toxic Substances Incidents in                                Southern Taiwan, Kaohsiung First University, Taiwan,  Aug 17 & 18, 2010
2010          “Semiconductor Chemical Emergency Response”,  International Workshop on Toxic Substances                         Incidents in Southern Taiwan, Kaohsiung First University, Taiwan,  Aug 17 & 18, 2010
2011        ":CGA G13 Proposed bulk Silane Release Testing Program", Silane Safety Semiar. Central Taiwan                     Science Park, Tai Chung, Taiwan, Jan 20, 201`
2011        ":Actual sSilane Gas Cabinet ER",Silane Safety Seminar, Central Taiwan Science Park, Tai Chung,                     Taiwan, Jan 20, 2011
2011        “Silane Incident Update”, Silane PDC, 2011 SESHA/ISESH Conference, May 16, 2011, Scottsdale, AZ
2011        “CGA G13 Silane Release Testing”, Silane PDC, 2011 SESHA/ISESH Conference, May 16, 2011,                         Scottsdale, AZ
2011        “First Responder Compressed Gas Safety”, 2011 Pennsylvania HazMat Conference, Harrisburg, PA,                     Oct 1, 2011
2011        “Emergency Response Gas Fundamentals”, 2011 Pennsylvania HazMat Conference, Harrisburg, PA,                 Oct 1, 2011
2011        “First Responder Compressed Gas Safety”, HazMat Conference, 2011 Fire Show Reno, Reno, NV,                     Oct 25, 2011
2011        “Emergency Response Gas Fundamentals”, HazMat Conference, 2011 Fire Show Reno, Reno, NV,                     Oct 25, 2011
2011        “Pyrophoric materials in the Semiconductor Process industries”, 2011 SESHA New England                             Miniconference, Albany, NY, Nov. 17, 2011
2012        “First Responder Compressed Gas Safety”, Wisconsin Association of HazMat Responders Conference                 2012, Wisconsin Dells, WI,                 Feb 9-10, 2012
2012        “Emergency Response Gas Fundamentals”, Wisconsin Association of HazMat Responders Conference 2012, Wisconsin Dells, WI,                 Feb 9-10, 2012
2012        “Reactive Chemicals Safety and ER”, College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, Albany, NY, Feb                 28, 2012
2012        “Emergency Response Gas Fundamentals”, MidWest HazMat Conference 2012, Northbrook, IL, May                 4-5, 2012
2012        “Pyrophoric Materials ER”, MidWest HazMat Conference 2012, Northbrook, IL, May 4-5, 2012
2012        “Photovoltaic Specialty Materials Safety”, 38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialist Conference, Austin, TX,                     June 5, 2012

2012        “Silane Safety”, 244th ACS National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, Aug 19, 2012

2012        “Semiconductor Gas Safety and ER”, Southern Taiwan Toxic Materials Conferences, Tainan and                         Taichung Science Parks, Sept 10 and 12, 2012

2013        “NORCAL Gas Safety Class”, Northern California Fire Officers Association, Hayward, CA, Jan 9, 2013

2013        “Energetic Incidents Involving Gases”, ISMI Workshop, San Diego, CA, Feb. 20, 2013

2013        “What have we learned from all the Silane Testing?”, REC Silicon Silane Seminar, Semicon China,                     Shanghai, March 20, 2013
2013        “BF3 ERCV Incident”, SESHA ER Forum, 2013 SESHA Conference, Long Beach, CA, March 21, 2013
2013        Poster “CGA G-13 Large-Scale Silane Release Tests Part I. Silane Vapor Cloud Explosion                                Overpressure Measurement”, ISEFH Fire and Explosion Conference, Providence, RI, May 7, 2013
2013        Poster “CGA G-13 Large-Scale Silane Release Tests Part II. Silane Vapor Cloud Explosion                                 Overpressure Measurement”, ISEFH Fire and Explosion Conference, Providence, RI, May 7, 2013
2013        “ESM Emergency Response Lessons Learned”, Taiwan EPA Toxic Gas Seminar, ITRI, Hsin Chu,                         Taiwan, July 17, 2013
2013        “The History of Silane Testing”, CGA Specialty Gas Safety Seminar, Greensboro, NC, Oct 29, 2013
2014        “The History of Silane Testing”, SESHA Conference, Scottsdale, AZ, May 8, 2014
2014       “Electronic Specialty Materials Scrubbing, Emergency Response and Regulations’, Korea Gas                         Safety Corp Seminar, Seoul, Korea, Sept 14, 2014
2015       “Hazards of Semiconductor Materials”, AIHA Hazards of Nanotechnolgy R&D, Philadelphia, PA, Jan 7,                 2014
2015       “Electronic Specialty Gas Risk Reduction”, Samsung Risk Managers, Seoul, Korea, Feb. 26, 2015
2015       “Codes of Practice, Scrubber Sampling, RFO”, Korea Gas Safety Corp, Seoul, Korea, Feb 27, 2015
2016       “Energetic Materials”, Seminar at National Renewable Energy Laboratories, Golden, CO, April 7, 2016
2017       “5 Incidents That I Was Involved In That Should Have Killed Me But Luck Saved Me, One As                             Recently As 2016. What Were They and What Did I Learn?”, SESHA Conference Keynote Speech,                     Scottsdale, AZ, April 16-21, 201
2017       “DHS Project Jack Rabbit”, SESHA Conference Keynote Speech, Scottsdale, AZ, April 16-21, 2017