P.Eng. in Mechanical Engineering with a focus on mathematics, aerodynamics, and FEA. Currently researching industrial processes involving bio-based materials and products for the construction and energy industries. Lab quality manager for an ISO 17025 test lab. Conduct research, testing, design, modification, operation, and training on biochar, bio oil, bio gas, panel pressing, x-ray, destructive and non-destructive testing. Musician and audio technician for live and post production mixing for live events and broadcasting. Familiar with piloting gliders and small aircraft. Coding Java since 1996. Also familiar with BASIC, FORTRAN, C, C++, C#, VB.NET, MATLAB, and other languages.