David Hollingshead, Senior Research Associate and Institute For Materials Research (IMR) Member of Technical Staff, has been named the new Manager of Research Operations at Nanotech West Laboratories. Joining Nanotech West in 2014 in support of the Ohio Sensor and Semiconductor Innovation Platform (OSSIP) Program (awarded by the Ohio Development Services Agency), Dave has worked in close collaboration with both NTW’s industrial and academic partners providing design, process, and project support related to nanofabrication, metrology, and device analysis. Dave also led the start-up of and managed NTW’s Mid-Infrared Characterization and Analysis (MICA) Lab. In his new role, Dave will assume the day-to-day research support of the facilities users including process troubleshooting and new user process onboarding. He will also coordinate NTW’s research engineering services and project support. Please join us in congratulating Dave on this promotion as he expands his role in supporting the NTW user community.