David Prutchi received his Ph.D. in Engineering from Tel-Aviv University in 1994, and then conducted post-doctoral research at Washington University. His area of expertise is the development of active implantable medical devices, and is currently the Executive Vice President of Engineering at Impulse Dynamics. He is an adept do-it-yourselfer and avid photographer dedicated to bringing cutting-edge experimental physics and technical photography within grasp of fellow buffs.
Dr. Prutchi has published over thirty papers and holds over eighty patents. He is the lead author of the book Design and Development of Medical Electronic Instrumentation - A Practical Perspective of the Design, Construction and Test of Medical Devices and co-author of Exploring Quantum Physics through Hands-On Projects, both published by John Wiley & Sons. He lives in Philadelphia, PA.