MEET Petre Vatahov
Petre Vatahov has over 25 years of experience in product and process development in applications such as hermetic seals (glass to metal, glass to ceramic, ceramic to metal, metal to metal), thermal processing, ultra-high vacuum, high voltage, thin film deposition and processing, and failure analysis. Most recently Petre was Principal Engineer at Xoft Inc. where he was involved in the development of a miniature X-ray source, and transferring it into production. Previously, he held development engineering and management positions at Candescent Technologies Inc. and DZU Corp.
Petre received his BS and MS in Chemical Engineering from the Institute of Chemical Technology in Sofia, Bulgaria. He is co-inventor on four issued patents.