March 7, 2018
Gelest has done a bit of shuffling at the top, promoting Dr. Jonathan Goff to Vice President of Research & Development at Gelest, Inc., and Dr. Youlin Pan has been named Senior Research Fellow, adding to his current title of Senior R&D Manager.
Dr. Goff will broaden his role as a strategic partner in facilitating customer relationships, research initiatives and operational efficiencies. He will continue to manage the Polymer Development and Technical Services groups, and to help lead the Silanes & Metal-Organics and Research Engineering groups. An 8-year veteran of Gelest, Dr. Goff has been an integral part of the Research & Development team’s growth.
Dr. Pan is Senior Research & Development Manager of Silanes & Metal Organics, and Senior Research Fellow. In addition to continuing to manage his research & development group, Dr. Pan will broaden his role in developing and expanding the capabilities of Gelest Research & Development and overall operations.
He has been with Gelest for over 21 years, and is a trusted resource for silicon and metal-organic chemistry expertise. Gelest, Inc., headquartered in Morrisville, Penn., is recognized worldwide as an innovator, manufacturer and supplier of commercial and research quantities of organosilicon compounds, metal-organic compounds and silicones. Gelest serves advanced technology markets through a materials science-driven approach, and provides focused technical development and application support for semiconductors, medical materials, pharmaceutical synthesis, diagnostics and separation science, and specialty polymeric materials.