Jim Woodroffe

Ph. D., Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dr. Woodroffe has extensive experience in technological applications of complex, multi-phase, reacting flows. His expertise is wide-ranging: from large-scale process development projects for basic industries, to small assembled products incorporating fabricated parts, sensors, lasers, and electronics. Dr. Woodroffe holds over 30 patents and has over 40 technical publications. In addition to his technical contributions, he also has had a great deal of business development, program management, and commercialization experience in a number of multi-disciplinary engineering R&D programs, involving many individuals and organizations. He was previously at Textron Systems and its predecessor Avco Research Laboratory, where he held several technical and management positions.