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Harry Ing

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Dr. Harry Ing is the founder and President of Bubble Technology Industries Inc. (BTI).  BTI is a dynamic company with globally-recognized expertise in producing specialized radiation products and successful execution of radiation related R & D projects.  Its clients include various Space agencies, Nuclear Establishments, Government Laboratories, NATO, Canadian Department of Defence and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.  BTI is known for its excellence in contract execution and its in-house capability to take a product from concept to commercial standards under ISO 9001:2008.   Dr. Ing received his education from the University of Toronto, B.A.Sc. 1965, M.Sc. 1967, Ph.D. 1969.  He spent the first 19 years of his career as a research scientist in the Chalk River Nuclear Laboratories of Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. (AECL).  In the course of his research, he discovered a novel neutron detector now known as the “bubble detector” that is used worldwide.  This discovery led to the first technology spin-off from AECL to form BTI in 1988, a privately owned corporation.   In addition to his duties in BTI, Dr. Ing continues to be active in many outside professional activities including the chairing of ISO SC2 on radiation protection, editorship in international scientific journals, organization of scientific meetings and giving invited talks on specialized scientific topics.  He has over 100 publications in the open literature.  Due to his involvement in both science and business, he is often approached for advice by aspiring entrepreneurs and to provide assessment on potential commercialization of new scientific developments.

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