Dr. Robert Utter is a member of CALCE technical staff. Dr. Utter brings a wealth of experience in electronic product development ranging from material analysis to software development. Dr. Utter is a chemist with a doctorate from the University of Texas. He has held positions in contract manufacturing at Kimball International and material analysis at Alliant Techsystems Operations. His expertise includes in-depth knowledge of spectroscopy and microscopy essential for understanding electronic product reliability. Dr. Utter supports the CALCE laboratory service projects and will develop other areas of research and expertise with a material science focus.