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Michael Ira Current - Michael Current is a consultant focusing on new technology development and education for ion beam processing. Dr. Current is also a co-founder of IC-Now, which is developing web-based instructional materials and certification programs for training of IC fab technicians and engineers. In addition to teaching short courses related to semiconductor fabrication, Dr. Current is the author of more than 120 papers and book chapters, and is an editor of two books on ion implantation. After receiving a PhD in solid-state physics from RPI in 1974, Dr. Current has worked in research and process engineering positions at Applied Materials, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, Trilogy Systems, Signetics/Philips, Cornell University, and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Dr. Current is a member of the Materials Research Society and American Vacuum Society and was the founding president of the Greater Silicon Valley Implant Users Group (GSVIUG). Michael can be reached at: currentsci AT aol DOT com.