Typically empirically based solutions supplemented with modeling as-required. I am very efficient and generally take a methodical survey approach to experimentation for rapid down-selection to the final solution.
Edward Salley's Problem Solving Skills:
Diverse background over 30yrs of experience in materials development/modification
Edward Salley's Problem Solving Experience:
Consultant for electrospinning of fibers for biomedical applications.
Developed one of the largest scale sol-gel optical coating processes for a company now owned by 3M
First person to produce Cd/S photoconductive materials via a sol-gel route
First person to apply oxygen denuding process for use in power semiconductors