Meet Our Team
Michael Holmes, Ph.D.
Vice President of Sales
Dr. Holmes received his Master's Degree in Physics from Lehigh University, where his research focus was developing lasers and components for optical communications. He completed his Ph.D. at The University of Rochester in experimental atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics. His professional experience spans nine years in the scientific diode and ultra-fast fiber laser industry, and working with cryogenic optical microscopy instruments since 2014. He began his career at ARS in 2016.
Cryogenic Specialist: Europe & Asia
Joe has ten years’ experience helping researchers in over fifty different countries to configure hundreds of custom systems. He has a Master’s Degree in Physics from the University of Notre Dame focused on Solid State Physics and Superconductivity. Joe draws on his seven years of graduate and undergraduate research experience to provide researchers with solutions ready for the practical use in the lab.
Han-Chun (Hank) Liu, Ph.D.
Cryogenic Specialist: USA
Dr. Liu earned a Master’s Degree in Physics from National Central University, Taiwan, and a Ph.D. in Physics from Georgia State University. He was an experimental physicist specializing in cryogenic low-dimensional material research for ten years and is experienced at cryogenic system measurement regarding electronics, optics, and magnetism. He is fluent in English and Mandarin.
Sales Administrator: USA & East Asia
Carl is a graduate of Lehigh University with two Bachelor’s degrees and a certificate in international business. With a longtime interest in durable goods, he handles the internal sales process and works to equip the team with key product information.