Frank A. Tinker, Ph.D. - Physicist
Dr. Tinker received his Ph.D. from the University of Arizona Physics
Department in 1995 with a thesis topic of "Carbon-Sublimation
Production of Fullerenes". The following year he founded DVR in response
to a request from the UMC Artificial
Heart Program to help modify the CardioWest Technologies, Inc.
artificial heart controller console and its associated software.
His interests are mathematical and computer modelling of physical systems, computer
programming, and prototype design/implementation.