James Kallis (MS '61)

James Kallis, a reliability engineer, is applying his expertise to improve medical and dental devices. The US Patent and Trademark Office has issued patents, in 2013 and 2014, for two of his inventions as an independent inventor: "Detecting Imminent Structural Failure of an Electrical Lead in an Implanted Cardiac Therapy Medical Device" and "Tooth Crack Detection by Means of Acoustic Emission".

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