Kristin Pollock
Senior Electrical Engineer

Portland Metro Office


  • B.A. Physics, Macalester College
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University. Concentration: mechatronics


  • Two patents for a multi-nary group IB and VIA based semiconductor (8889469 and 8729543)

Interests / Obsessions

  • Hobby electronics
  • Bicycle touring
  • Mountains

Favorite Quote


  • Circuit design
  • PCB architecture and design
  • Component selection
  • Miniaturization of wearable products
  • Sensor integration
  • Medical device design
  • Biological signal processing
  • Solar Photovoltaics
  • Process engineering
  • Design validation and verification
  • Statistical analysis and testing
  • Power systems design


  • Medical device design from initial concept to production in the wearables field.
  • Four years' experience process engineering and machine development at a thin film solar start-up.
  • Rapid prototyping and quick-turn concept testing.
  • Worked on an instability feedback control system to be installed on the particle accelerator at CERN, Switzerland.