is vice president of engineering at Capstan Atlantic in Wrentham, Massachusetts. Prior to this, he served as Capstan’s director of quality and technology. Slattery has been in the powder metallurgy industry for over 20 years, working in both powder and parts production. His research and technical focus has been in the development of high-performance precision helical pinions and has researched and developed the densification and crowning of planetary PM pinions for aggressive applications. Additionally, he has authored numerous technical articles and has been published in several trade industry publications. Affiliations include APMI, SAE, SME, AMA, and AGMA.