Melvin KochPrincipal Scientist, CPAC at University of Washington
Dr. Melvin V. Koch is Principal Scientist with the Center for Process Analysis and Control (CPAC), at the University of Washington in Seattle, a global industry / university / government consortium. He received a BA in Chemistry, MS in biochemistry, and PhD in Medicinal Chemistry. Dr. Koch worked for The Dow Chemical Company in process research and analytical chemistry, achieving the level of Global Director of Analytical Sciences. He is active in coordinating developments in the field of process analytical technology and process optimization between industry, government laboratories, and academia. Dr. Koch has served on a FDA advisory committee and on advisory committees of several US National Laboratories.