Welcome to the home of Electrical Engineering Clean Room.
If you have questions or concerns call Bob Vitale; 459-3794, rvitale -at- soe -dot- ucsc -dot- edu


Personnel & Contacts

Below is a list of persons involved with the BSOE MOCVD/ALD lab. For convenience and record keeping, an email list has been established bsoe_mocvd -at- soe.ucsc.edu


Name email Notes
UCSC Personnel
Mike Isaacson, Dean msi@soe.ucsc.edu Dean and former EE Dept Chair
Ali Shakouri ali@soe.ucsc.edu Electrical Engineering Professor
Bob Vitale rvitale@soe.ucsc.edu Lab Director & SOE Project Coordinator
SOE Backup to Bob for Project
Dean Ricker ricker@ucsc.edu UCSC Project Manager/Architects Office
Steve Paul stevep@ucsc.edu PP&C Supervisor Mechanical Engineer
Rhonda Tramble rtramble@ucsc.edu UCSC Electrical Engineer
Brent Cooley bcooley@ucsc.edu EH&S Industrial Hygienist
Buddy Morris EH&S Director
Rick Rodewald rickr@ucsc.edu Fire Marshal & Asst Fire Chief
Engineering Team
Vic Waytek (The Palt Company) vwaytek@paltco.com Engineering Consulting and Design
Neil Palt (The Palt Company) npalt@paltco.com Engineering Consulting and Design


Jack Emerson (GLP Architects) jack@GLPsf.com GLP Architects - Alt2/3 Architect
Martin Gicklhorn (GLP Architects) marting@GLPsf.com GLP Architects - Alt2/3 Architect



The Palt Company
3130 Skyway Drive, Suite 408
Santa Maria, CA 93455
voice: (805) 739-1669
fax: (805) 739-1673


Project Description - EE Dept Clean Room


Lab Objective

Class 1000 space for various semiconductor and biomolecular engineering research work.


Potential Processes & Equipment


Equipment or Process Requested By Notes Status
plasma chamber Joel Kubby SOERT#30568 waiting for clean room to finish mods
Vacuum Pump Joel Kubby SOERT#30568 waiting for clean room to finish mods




Cleaning Agencies


Bay Area Balancing and Clean Rooms
PCO: Mark Avila
Phone: 408-258-3066
Bay Area Balancing and Clean Rooms did the initial wipe down of the Baskin clean room.


ACM Advanced Clean Room
POC: Troy Woodward
Phone: 714-751-1152
Fax: 714-751-1513
Used by DPR in the past, HQ in SoCal? but sometimes do work in Bay Area.


Enviro Tec
POC: David Thielke
Phone: 408-237-5600
Fwd by estimator that works with DPR


Service Performance
POC: David Caldwell
Phone: 408-977-0155
Fwd by estimator that works with DPR


Superior Environmental Services
POC: Kevin Tullgren
Phone: 800-709-7079
Fwd by estimator that works with DPR


United Maintenance
POC: Jesse Anaya
Phone: 408-467-9000
Fwd by estimator that works with DPR



Contential Building Maintenance
551 South Almaden Ave
San Jose, CA 95110
Bob found on web


Performance Contracting Group (PCI)
Bob found on web


Industry Publications and General Information


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