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Crystalplex Nanotech Leadership

Matt Bootman

Matt Bootman, Chief Executive Officer & President

Mr. Bootman has over 20 years of experience in commercializing medical devices and biomaterials. His academic research focused on the use of fluorescent probes in the study of cancer cells. He has been a co-founder of several companies and has extensive experience in new technology development, moving new technologies from laboratory through pilot phase into manufacturing; managing FDA and USPTO processes, forming strategic alliances, and managing joint ventures in both start-ups and large organizations. He has proven interpersonal skills in managing research and technical personnel as well as interfacing with business partners. Matt holds nine patents and has two pending. He has B.A. and M.A. degrees in Cell Physiology from the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Lianhua Qu

Lianhua Qu, Ph.D., Chief Technical Officer

Lianhua Qu, Ph.D., is the Chief Scientific Officer of Crystalplex. Dr. Qu is a world leader in the development of fluorescent nanoparticle technologies. He holds a doctorate in physics from Jilin University in China, and was previously a postdoctoral fellow in nanoparticle physics and chemistry at Emory University and the University of Arkansas. He has 15 peer-reviewed publications, two of which report the highest-quality semiconductor nanocrystals to date. Dr. Qu has developed improved methods of proprietary manufacturing, reducing to three hours a process that previously required ten.

Dennis Pavlinsky

Dennis Pavlinsky, Director of Lab Operations

Dennis is currently the Director of Laboratory Operations at Crystalplex Corporation, based in Pittsburgh PA. He holds a B.S. degree in Nanofabrication Manufacturing Technology (Chemistry) from California University of Pennsylvania. He also has a Certificate of Nanofabrication Manufacturing Technology from Pennsylvania State University.

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Crystalplex Headquarters

2403 Sidney Street, Suite 270
Pittsburgh, PA 15203

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