Founder Bob Morse had extensive engineering experience in the development of materials, applications, and designs of semiconductor packages. He was edcated at Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas and graduated with a double major in biology & chemistry plus had a minor in physics. Internationally, Mr. Morse had an extensive background in helping companies in Asia. In the 1970’s he worked with the founder and chairman emeritus Kazuo Inamori of KYOCERA. Bob had the engineering responsibility for establishing Kyocera International, San Diego and transferring the processes and ceramic technology to the USA used for Kyoto Ceramics, Japan. In 1987 Bob was brought in as an engineering consulting to EPH Engineering to provide engineering consultation/training to Chinese personnel in operation of their CerDIP factory in Xinhua, Hunan, China. Additionally, Bob Morse has held senior engineering positions and/or has been a consultant to Fairchild Semiconductor, Teledyne Inc. (Monolith & Amelco Divisions), Burroughs Corporation, Varian Corporation (Eimac Division), Diacon Inc. and EPI Engineering Inc. Mr. Morse holds many packaging design and processing patents issued in the USA and Internationally. Our founder sadly passed in January 2014.