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Dr. Donnell Walton 

Director, Corning West TechnologyCenter, Palo Alto,CA

November 2nd, 2016, 3:30PM,  
Thirkield Hall (Physics), room 103

 
17 years as an industrial physicist  [PDF]

ABSTRACT:  I will chronicle the trajectory of doing corporate   
research and developing specializations ranging from optics to   
materials science. Transitions from professor to lab scientist to   
customer-­‐facing engineer to lab director will be discussed. I’ll   
close with some advice to students planning futures in academia   
or industry.