Jerry Buckley

Jerry Buckley

BS in Computer Science, University of Bridgeport.

Jerry Buckley has worked in the service sector for multi-national corporations for the last 25 years. After working in vacuum processing at National Semiconductor, he began at wafer processing equipment giant Veeco. Ultimately he managed a 30-man service team for Veeco in Asia. Buckley spent 6 years as Technical Support Manager for Winchamp Technology (Thailand, Malaysia) and Dymek ASIA (China, Philippines and Thailand). Later he worked at the director level in wafer equipment service for a Silicon Valley startup. He is currently working for hard drive manufacturer Hitachi in San Jose, CA.

Despite these other commitments, Buckley was a founder of Focused Sun. He developed tracking software for mirror motors, simplified the fabrication of Focused Sun mirrors and managed the company's pilot production facility in Las Cruces, NM. He has sourced Asian suppliers for our gearmotors (China), motor hardware (Thailand), wire harnesses (Thailand) and driver electronics (China).