Rick Zitzelsberger has been involved in laboratory operations in the chemical industry for more than 25 years. His background includes a variety of analytical equipment, such as surface analysis instruments and gas chromatographs. For a time, he served as a spray coatings specialist, working with customers, manufacturers, and R&D personnel to introduce advanced technology to the market. He also has experience in the operation and maintenance of laboratory-scale pilot units.
Joel Chittum has joined MATRIC as a new software developer. In this role, he will be a part of the Advanced Software Technologies team and will be working on the development of a platform to integrate multiple geologic modeling tools.