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Editorial Assistants
Brooke Goedert
Nathan Renfro
Managing Editor
Justin Hunter
Editors, Lab Notes
Thomas M.  Moses
Shane F. McClure
Stuart D. Overlin
Contributing Editors
James E. Shigley
Andy Lucas
Technical Editor
Tao Hsu
Editor-in-Chief  Emeritus
Alice S. Keller
Technical Editor
Jennifer Stone-Sundberg
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Multimedia Specialists
Joseph Kaus
Juan Zanahuria
Creative Director
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Production Supervisor
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Image Specialist
Kevin Schumacher
Video Producer
Pedro Padua
Senior Illustrator
Peter Johnston


Editorial Review Board

Ahmadjan Abduriyim
Tokyo, Japan
A. J. A. (Bram) Janse
Perth, Australia
Mark  Newton
Coventry, UK
Shigeru Akamatsu
Tokyo, Japan
E. Alan Jobbins
Caterham, UK
George R. Rossman
Pasadena, California
Edward W. Boehm
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Mary  L. Johnson
San Diego, California
Kenneth Scarratt
Bangkok, Thailand
James E. Butler
Washington, DC
Anthony R. Kampf
Los Angeles, California
James  E. Shigley
Carlsbad, California
Alan T. Collins
London, UK
Robert E. Kane
Helena, Montana
Christopher P. Smith
New York, New York
John L. Emmett
Brush Prairie, Washington
Lore Kiefert
Lucerne, Switzerland
Wuyi Wang
New York, New York
Emmanuel Fritsch
Nantes, France
Thomas M.  Moses
New York, New York
Christopher M. Welbourn
Reading, UK
Jaroslav Hyrsl
Prague, Czech Republic

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