Ed Korczynski
Founder of BetaSights

Ed Korczynski is the founder of BetaSights blog and consultancy covering IC, FPD, MEMS, and PV technologies and markets (, and a technical editor for Semiconductor Manufacturing and Design ( magazine.  Starting with a degree in materials from MIT, he was a process engineer in IC, LED, and MEMS fabs, and developed custom tools and recipes.  He managed products for semiconductor OEMs from start-ups to stalwarts, and directed international joint-ventures.  As an award-winning technical editor for Solid State Technology, he wrote the popular weekly blog Ed’s Threads in 2006-2008.  He is a member of the Materials Research Society.