Angus Day Resume

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    Angus H. Day

    723 Laporte Ave., Fort Collins,  CO  80521

    angus.day@gmail.com

    970-630-0083

     

     

    Skills/Abilities

     

    Laboratory Skills

    • Preparatory chemistry for the purposes of      synthesis/metathesis.
    • Extensive experience in separation techniques to      isolate compounds.
    • HPLC, Prep-scale chromatography, DNA synthesis,      Ultra and dia-filtration, lyophilization.
    • UV-Visible Spectroscopy, 1H NMR, IR Spectroscopy,      ESI/MS, TGA, XPS, XRD, SEM, Cyclic-voltammetry.

     

    Computer Skills


     

    • Power Point.         
    • Excel. 
    • Word.

     

    • Origin.
    • Chem-Bio-Office.
    • EVA XRD analysis package.
    • Varian NMR analysis package.


    Communication Skills

    • Proficient at conveying and presenting data, both      written and oral.
    • Fluent in written and oral Spanish.
    • Received Undergraduate Outreach Award in the      Spring of 2009 for assisting Chemistry Club presentations at local      elementary schools.

     

    Related Experience

     

    Colorado State University Research, Fort Collins, CO

    Prieto Research Group – Development of templates for experimental Lithium ion battery, Sep 09 - present.

    Robert Herrick – Electrochemical atomic layer deposition of metal oxides to produce thin layer semiconductors, Sep 09 - present.

    Crans Research Group – Liquid-liquid ion exchange of surfactants for drug transport/kinetics research, Jan 08 – May 09.

     

    Education

    Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO- BS Chemistry

    University of Maryland, College Park, MD- BS Agricultural Resource and Economics.

    Prince George Community College, Largo, MD- AS Computer Science.

    Employment History

     

    Present                                Manufacturing Chemist, Agilent Technologies, Inc.  NASD

    2009 – August 2010              Process development chemist, Volt Staffing contracted to Agilent Technologies Nucleic Acids Division Boulder, CO.

    2004 – 2007                         Crop Insurance Adjuster, Rural Community Insurance Services.

    1991 – 2004                         Swine Farm Manager, Murphy-Brown of Yuma, Yuma, CO;

                                                    Hershey Equipment Co., Lancaster, PA;

                                                    Carroll’s Foods of Virginia, Waverly, VA.

    Military History

     

    1982 – 1991                         Infantry Officer, United States Army – Honorable Discharge