SESHA 2010 Speaker Biography

Michael Korzenski
Director, Sustainable Technologies, Advanced Technology Development, Advanced Technology Materials, Inc. Danbury, CT

Michael B. Korzenski received his PhD in Inorganic/Materials Chemistry from Clemson University where he studied greener reaction pathways for the crystal growth of novel micro-porous materials using Supercritical Fluids such as water and carbon dioxide. Michael joined Advanced Technology Materials, Inc. in 2001 and led their Supercritical Carbon Dioxide (SCCO2) program focusing on developing SCCO2 technologies to be used as environmentally benign alternatives to traditional toxic solvent systems used in the microelectronics industry. Michael currently holds the position of Director of Sustainable Technologies at ATMI where he is responsible for the coordination of ATMIís sustainability activities including minimizing hazardous materials usage during new product development as well as developing external partnerships related to green initiatives to support ATMIís corporate sustainability strategy.