主 讲 人：Mr. J.R. Gaines Lesker University, K.J. Lesker Company, USA（E-mail: JRG@Lesker.com）
J.R. Gaines, Jr. is the Technical Director for Education at the Kurt J. Lesker Company, (Jefferson Hills, PA). The Lesker Company is a global scientific equipment manufacturer supplying materials and tools for vacuum-enabled innovation. Gaines has nearly 40 years of experience in the research, development and commercialization of advanced materials technologies in superconductivity, semiconductors, energy generation and storage. His experience includes vacuum systems, thin film deposition, inorganic chemistry, nanotechnology and advanced ceramic processing. He currently develops and delivers the Company’s many educational programs through Lesker University teaching events.
Prior to joining Kurt Lesker, J.R. worked for Lake Shore Cryotronics manufacturing temperature sensors, Superconductive Components, Inc. where he developed a line of ceramic superconductors and superconductive devices, Oak Ridge Micro-Energy where he helped commercialize solid-state thin film batteries, and the Sputtering Target Manufacturing Company where he developed a unique approach for advanced ceramic sputtering targets which was subsequently acquired by the Kurt J. Lesker Company.