Woodbury, New York. Research Frontiers Inc. sadly announces that its Chief Technology Officer, Steven M. Slovak, has passed away.
Steven Slovak joined Research Frontiers in January 1989 as a chemist and was promoted to various positions. In November 2005 Mr. Slovak became Research Frontiers’ Director of Film Development, and in January 2008 was promoted to Vice President – Technology where he oversaw a growing team of chemists. In February of 2019 he was promoted to Chief Technology Officer. Steve Slovak was an inventor on numerous patents and patent applications held by Research Frontiers worldwide on SPD-Smart light-control technology and was a member of various scientific organizations including ASTM International and the National Fenestration Ratings Council (NFRC).