Michael T. Postek
Dr. Michael T. Postek the senior scientist in the Engineering Physics Division of the Physical Measurement Laboratory at NIST. The Engineering Physics Division (EPD) provides dimensional and electronics metrology and standards for advanced manufacturing. The Division's overall strategy is to improve measurement science and to develop the advanced measurements and standards needed by current and emerging science and technology-intensive industries. Previously, Dr. Postek was the Chief of the Precision Engineering Division and Program Manager of the Nanomanufacturing Program in the Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory at NIST. Dr. Postek also functioned as the Assistant to the NIST Director for Nanotechnology and he is both a nationally and internationally recognized expert in nanometrology particularly scanning electron microscope (SEM) particle and semiconductor critical dimension (CD) metrology. Dr Postek received his B. A. from the University of South Florida (1973); M. S. from Texas A&M University (1974); Ph.D. from Louisiana State University (1980) and an Executive M. S. in Technology Management from the University of Maryland (1997).