Dr. Midson´┐Żs professional background is summarized below:

  • Over 25 years research, management and manufacturing experience
  • Served as General Manager of a commercial casting company, Director of a development and prototyping company, technical director at a trade association, as well as working in R&D labs for two Fortune 500 companies
  • Proven success at business unit management, project management and developmental projects
  • B. Met. and Ph.D. in metallurgical engineering from Sheffield University in the UK
  • Member of research and development committee for the North American Die Casting Association since 1996
  • Member of the Semi-Solid International Scientific Committee
  • Authored four books and nearly 50 technical papers
  • Co-author of two chapters of a text book published by the American Foundry Society
  • Received awards from the Society of Automotive Engineers, the American Foundry Society and Sheffield University
  • Co-organizer of an international technical conference in 1998

Actual experience in recent consulting projects is provided here