SESHA 2008 Speaker Biography

Joe Van Gompel
Senior Poduct Specialist, Exhaust Management, Exhaust Gas Management

Dr. Joe Van Gompel is a Senior Product Specialist for Exhaust Management Systems at Edwards. He is based in Austin, Texas. Joe is a technical interface for his customers with Edwards, writes and presents papers, does training courses and seminars, reviews and approves scrubbers for new applications, and investigates “events” associated with scrubbers and abatement. Joe is very active with SESHA as well as related semiconductor and compound semiconductor safety issues. Steve Cottle received his BSc in Chemistry at Bristol University and joined Edwards in 1992 as a chemist developing exhaust management solutions for the semiconductor industry. Followed by a period working in the Edwards sales force, Steve is currently the Senior Applications Specialist responsible for marketing of exhaust management systems to Europe and the global OEMs.