Senior Research Technologist
M.S., Electrical Engineering Technology, Southern Polytechnic State University, 2006
B.S., Electrical Engineering Technology, Southern Polytechnic State University, 1997
Electronic and Mechanical System Design
Recent Publications, Presentations, and Patents
Thomas, S. and J. Pierson. January 2011. Nanotechnology: a silver bullet? The National Provisioner. 225(1):52, 54-55.
Thomas, S. and J. Pierson. Spring 2010. Functional testing of silver nanoparticles on food processing surfaces. PoultryTech. 22(1):3.
Zhou, D., J. Holmes, W. Holcombe, S. Thomas, and G. McMurray. 2007. Design of a fresh meat packing robot for working in washdown environment. Proceedings of the 2007 IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics. Zurich, Switzerland, September 4-7. ON CD-ROM.
Thomas, S., D. Britton, W. Daley, and J. Pierson. 2010. Food processing technology research activities at the Georgia Tech Research Institute. 7th Annual National Agricultural Week in Georgia Kick-Off Celebration, Atlanta, GA, March 16.