Paul Ellison

Research Design Engineer


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Paul joined the Physics Department at UNLV in June 2012.  Before coming to UNLV, he spent over 20 years doing Research and Development for private industry.  
Paul has played a vital role in numerous R&D projects while working in product development for companies such as Harley-Davidson, General Dynamics and other prototype & product development companies.
He completed education at Milwaukee Area Technical College for Tool & Die Making, as well as Prototype Model/Pattern Making, and is a State of WI registered Journeyman.   
He also holds several certificates for CAD Modeling, Engineering & Prototype Design from MATC, Parametric Technology Corporation, and Delcam Corporation.
Paul is responsible for the design, development, and fabrication of experimental apparatus for the Physics & Astronomy department, as well as the instruction and guidance of experimental physics students and staff.