Gary Aden

1981
1998
PhD in chemistry
Director of business development at Applied Nanostructures

Gary Aden was president of Park Scientific Instruments, a ThermoSpectra company that manufactures scanning probe microscopes. He began his career as a staff chemist at Rockwell and later became a staff scientist for Princeton Gamma Tech and Kevex. In 1986, Aden became vice president of research and development at Kevex and president in 1988. In 1991, he joined TopoMetrix as president and CEO while founding another successful San Francisco-based video/multimedia company.

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