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Daniel K. Lottis, PhD
Bus. Phone: 206.280.7066

CNSV Member

IEEE Member

Magnetics, magnetic recording, MRAM, Industry-Academia research, patent disclosures and applications, translation/interpreting technical contexts, CSR/Community Outreach, data analysis.

Fontana Terrace
Sunnyvale, CA 94085

Professional (selected):

  • Principal Engineer at Western Digital Technologies
  • Senior Engineer at Samsung Semiconductor
  • Senior Engineer at Grandis, Inc
  • Product Engineer at Radiant Optics
  • Program Specialist at Araucaria Foundation (public funding agency, Brazil)
  • Visiting Professor, Federal University of Parana
  • Assistant Professor, Miami University (Ohio)
  • Research Associate, Laboratoire de Physique des Solides (France)
  • Coffman Communications – Translating, Interpreting  (Portuguese, Spanish)


  • University of Minnesota, Physics Department (PhD)
  • Universidade Federal do Parana (Bachelor’s Degree)
  • CEFET-PR (Technical degree, construction technology)

Technology areas include magnetics, magnetic recording and MRAM. Skills include facilitation of Industry-Academia research collaborations, support for inventors including writing and processing disclosures and patent applications, support for non-native speakers with technical writing needs, translation and interpreting for highly technical contexts (e.g., Portuguese and Spanish), and support with CSR and Community Outreach.

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