Tim Snow

Tim Snow

Research Technician

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At NREL Since: 

Tim Snow is a Senior Research Technician in the Chemical and Materials Science Center. Since graduating in 1987, he has worked within the semiconductor field for Intel, LSI Logic, Atmel, and ZettaCore, Inc. He holds a U.S. patent for process equipment design. He has held engineering positions in process and equipment engineering, as well as in research and development. In addition, Tim has a strong background in design of experiments, statistical process control, custom data acquisition, data analysis, and computer programming.

Research Interests 

  • Development of window testing for vacuum insulating glass and dynamic thermal testing of PCM-enhanced building materials
  • Dynamic window durability testing
  • Design and construction of a silicon and germanium nanocrystal reactor


  • BSEET from DeVry Institute of Technology, Columbus, Ohio, issued in 1987

  • More than 20 years of experience in semiconductor research and development, process development, and equipment engineering.

  • Currently on the Technical Services Committee of IGMA (Insulating Glass Manufactures Alliance)

  • Member in good standing of GANA (Glass Association of North America)