Blogging & Publishing
Treehugger Tesla Feature The year Tesla launched, I was drawn towards its philosophy and learning “what makes it tick.”
Triple Pundit I explored how a company is mainstreaming cutting-edge designs from agricultural waste and making them commercially viable.
IABC Bonfire Presentation In a presentation for the International Association of Business Communicators, I discussed Bonfire’s work.
CMS Wire I wrote about technology and new events related to content management.
NetguideLive I wrote reviews of early websites for one of the first publications covering them.
Productopia As a long-time automotive enthusiast, I wrote the first reviews on compact cars for a once high-profile web property during the early era of the Web.
Careers in Healthcare Handbook (WetFeet) In order to make available a representative sampling of resources in healthcare, I interviewed experts in health education and co-authored a guide on career planning in the field.
Medical Aesthetics. I wrote about the ASPS Conference covering the 75th anniversary of the ASPS .
Design, Usability, and Research
FigeroDesign I consulted to a graphic designer in overhauling her website.
Research & Development For IBM, I edited and rewrote the biography of a leading IBM scientist, an early collaborator of my father’s.
EV Charging In 2012, I invited Envision Solar to San Francisco for participation in EV Week. This paved the way to Mayor Lee’s endorsement of solar-based electric vehicle-charging in San Francisco the following year. It represents a first for off-grid, solar charging in urban areas in the U.S. A mobile charger remains at San Francisco’s City College after a year of demonstrations, with three units making the rounds on display at prominent locations throughout the City throughout 2015.
Sustainability and Ecosystems
Creek Restoration Based on my proposal for pioneering habit restoration in a historic city park in the Oakland Hills, I described highlights of my research and efforts to move forward with an ambitious riparian project.