- Dennis Powell Joins Applied Materials Board
Applied Materials Inc. of Santa Clara, Calif., a supplier of products and services to semiconductor industry, announced yesterday the appointment of Dennis D. Powell to its board of directors, effective immediately. Powell has served in several finance-related positions since joining network-equipment provider Cisco Systems Inc. in 1997 and is currently executive vice president and chief financial officer. Prior to joining Cisco, Powell was employed by Coopers & Lybrand LLP for 26 years, where he was last a senior partner. He is currently a member of the board of directors of software maker Intuit Inc.
- The technology of generating and harnessing light and other forms of radiant energy whose quantum unit is the photon. The science includes light emission, transmission, deflection, amplification and detection by optical components and instruments, lasers and other light sources, fiber optics, electro-optical instrumentation, related hardware and electronics, and sophisticated systems. The range of applications of photonics extends from energy generation to detection to communications and...
MORE FROM PHOTONICS MEDIA