Dare to Know: Interviews with Quality and Reliability Thought Leaders| Hosted by Tim Rodgers


Interviews with leading figures in the quality and reliability fields. Learn about those shaping our world. Tim interviews authors, business leaders, scholars, vendors, and consultants to understand their motivations, key insights, and explore their contributions to the quality and reliability engineering professions.

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Interviews with leading figures in the quality and reliability fields. Learn about those shaping our world. Tim interviews authors, business leaders, scholars, vendors, and consultants to understand their motivations, key insights, and explore their contributions to the quality and reliability engineering professions.
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2019-09-28 10:47
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28.09.2019 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Andrew Russell Scholar

Andrew Russell Scholar Tim interviews Andrew Russell, a bit of the history of science and technology, and the upcoming Maintainers III conference. Andrew Russell is Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Utica and A...
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1.08.2019 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Jim McLinn Consultant

Jim McLinn, Consultant Tim interviews Jim McLinn, a consultant, about his background and the upcoming Reliability, Maintenance & Managing Risk Conference. Jim McLinn is a reliability consultant at Rel-Tech in Phoenix. Jim has MS in Solid State Phys...
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15.07.2019 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Mike Konrad

DTK Mike Konrad Business Leader Tim Rodgers interviews Mike about circuit board cleaning systems. Mike Konrad is an industry expert on the removal of contamination from circuit assemblies. He s been part of the electronic assembly cleaning industry for...
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15.06.2019 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

Lucy Freedman Author

Lucy Freedman Author Tim Rodgers interviews Lucy concerning her book, Smart Work: The Syntax Guide to Influence concerning improving our ability to communicate well. Lucy Freedman is a leadership educator and author of the book Smart Work: The Syntax G...
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1.06.2019 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

Eric Arnum Author

Eric Arnum Author Tim Rodgers interviews Eric concerning his online newsletter, Warranty Week, concerning his ongoing reporting on the warranty industry. Eric is the editor of an online newsletter called Warranty Week. It s aimed at people in the bu...
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15.04.2019 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Rob Kalwarowsky Engineer

DTK Rob Kalwarowsky Engineer Tim Rodgers interviews Rob about maintenance management system. Rob Kalwarowsky is a senior reliability engineer currently looking for new opportunities while hosting the podcast Rob s Reliability Project. From 2014-19 Rob ...
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1.04.2019 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Ryan Chan Business Leader

DTK Ryan Chan Business Leader Tim Rodgers interviews Ryan about maintenance management system. Ryan Chan is the CEO and founder at UpKeep Maintenance Management. He s a chemical engineer from UC Berkeley and was named one of Forbes Under 30 for Manufac...
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1.12.2018 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Alex Walter Business Leader

Alex Walter, Business Leader, Vassiliou Ventures Tim Rodgers interviews Alex about conditioned based maintenance. Alex is the Chief Innovation Officer at the A3J Group in Tampa, Florida, which is a company he founded to address the need for innovative ...
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DTK Simon Whiteley Consultant

Simon Whiteley, Consultant Tim interviews Simon Whiteley, a consultant, about his background and ongoing work in the field of system safety engineering. Simon is an independent system safety engineering consultant and managing director at Whiteley Aero...
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3.06.2018 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

Harry McLean Author

Harry McLean Author Tim Rodgers interviews Harry concerning his book, Halt, Hass, and Hasa Explained: Accelerated Reliability Techniques concerning the application of HALT in product development. Harry is a consultant at Harry s Reliability Engineering...
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1.04.2018 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Steven Wachs Consultant

Steven Wachs, Consultant Tim interviews Steven Wachs, a consultant, about his background and ongoing work as a statistician and consultant. Steven has 30 years of wide-ranging industry experience in both technical and management positions. He s worked ...
Fred Schenkelberg author

DTK Anne Meixner Consultant

Anne Meixner, Consultant Tim interviews Anne Meixner a consultant about her background and ongoing work concerning with testing analog and mixed signal devices. Anne is the principal owner of The Engineers Daughter LLC where she provides consulting on...
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DTK Doug Plucknette Consultant

Doug Plucknette, Consultant Tim interviews Doug Plucknette a consultant about his background and ongoing work concerning quality, reliability and RCM Blitz®. Doug is a consultant, trainer, and practitioner at Allied Reliability Group in Rochester, NY. ...
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15.02.2018 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Dr Mohammad Modarres Scholar

Dr Mohammad Modarres, Scholar Tim interviews Dr. Mohammad Modarres about the Center for Risk and Reliability at the U of Maryland and the value of an advanced degree in reliability. Dr. Modarres is the Nicole Y. Kim Eminent Professor at the University ...
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DTK Dr Kishor Trivedi

Dr. Kishor Trivedi, Scholar Tim interviews Dr. Kishor Trivedi about his teaching and writing in the area of reliability and available engineering. Dr. Trivedi is the Hudson Chair in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke Universi...
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1.01.2018 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Rob Allen Consultant

Rob Allen, Consultant Tim interviews Rob Allen a consultant about his background and ongoing work concerning quality, reliability and phase gate product development processes.   Rob has over 25 years of professional experience in the areas of product d...
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15.12.2017 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

Manthos Economou Engineer

Manthos Economou, Engineer Fred interviews Manthos Economou about his career and reliability engineering.   Manthos has senior level experience as a manager and individual contributor in all aspects of Manufacturing, Quality, Reliability, and Environme...
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1.12.2017 http://accendoreliability.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DTK-logo-2kx2k.jpg

DTK Kevin Stewart Consultant

Kevin Stewart, Consultant Tim interviews Kevin Stewart a consultant about his background and ongoing work concerning root cause analysis.   Kevin is an experienced educator and maintenance/reliability professional with 39 years of practical work experi...
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Ryan Van Fleet Engineer

Ryan Van Fleet, Engineer Fred interviews Ryan Van Fleet, a product engineer at Relyence about his career and reliability software. Ryan is originally from and currently resides in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He attended Penn State University, studied com...
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Wayne Nelson Author

Wayne Nelson, Author Fred interviews Wayne Nelson, fellow, author, consultant about his career, books, and statistics. Wayne Nelson consults on diverse applications of engineering data analysis to extract information that improves products. In addition...
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DTK Kellie Schneider Scholar

Kellie Schneider, Scholar Fred interviews Kellie Schneider a RAMS tutorial committee member and assistant professor about her background and ongoing work with the RAMS conference. Kellie Schneider is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Engineer...
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DTK Dennis Craggs Consultant

Dennis Craggs, Consultant Tim interviews Dennis Craggs a consultant about his background and ongoing work concerning big data analytics. Dennis studied at the University of Detroit and Wayne State University achieving a Masters in Engineering Mechanics...
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DTK Chris Jackson Scholar

Chris Jackson, Scholar and Consultant Tim interviews Chris concerning the academic work concerning decision making being built into autonomous vehicles. Chris is the Chief Operating Officer for SARAS, the Center for the Safety and Reliability of Autono...
Fred Schenkelberg author

DTK Larry Leemis Scholar

Larry Leemis, Scholar and Author Fred interviews Larry Leemis about his teaching, work, and recent book on R software. Lawrence Leemis is a professor in the Mathematics Department at the College of William and Mary. He received his B.S. and M.S. degree...
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DTK Jim McLinn ASTR Conference

Jim McLinn ASTR Conference Fred interviews Jim McLinn about the annual ASTR conference. 2017 Accelerated Stress Testing and Reliability (ASTR) Conference Sponsored by IEEE Reliability Society and ASQ Reliability Division Exceeding Customer Expectations...
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DTK Les Warrington Consultant

Les Warrington, Consultant Fred interviews Les Warrington a consultant about his background and ongoing work in reliability engineering. Les has been dedicated to reliability and its benefits for over 30 years. His roles in this have been user, custome...
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DTK Lance Fiondella - Scholar

Lance Fiondella, Scholar Fred interviews Lance Fiondella about his work teaching reliability engineering concepts for practical use in software and an open source software modeling tool. Lance Fiondella is an assistant professor in the Department of El...
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DTK John Paschkewitz Scholar

John Paschkewitz, Author Fred interviews John Paschkewitz a consultant, author, and engineer presents a very popular tutorial at RAMS each year. The title of Accelerated Reliability includes accelerated life testing and other forms of acceleration base...
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DTK Joel Nachlas - Author

Joel Nachlas, Scholar Fred interviews Joel Nachlas an author and the editor of the Reliability and Maintainability Symposium proceedings. He was also an associate professor emeritus of industrial and systems engineering at Virginia Tech. Dr. Joel A. Na...
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Gerald Cohen

Gerald Cohen, Consultant Fred interviews Gerald Cohen a consultant with Ops A La Carte talks about his career and his early work in hybrid ceramic components for the Gemini space program and more. Gerard (Gerry) Cohen has nearly 40 years of hands-on pr...
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Frank Sun

Frank Sun, Engineer Fred interviews Frank Sun an engineer with a wealth of experience and talent. Besides working full time, he has two books 40+ technical papers, produces a Mandarin language webinar program, and volunteers in leadership positions wit...
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David Nicholls

David Nicholls, Engineer Fred interviews David Nicholls, an engineer Quanterion and Director of the RMQSI Knowledge Center about his work supporting reliability engineers world wide. David Nicholls has been sharing reliability knowledge for years – we ...
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Ann Marie Neufeder Author

Ann Marie Neufeder, Author Fred interviews Ann Marie an author and consultant concerning her work in the field of software reliablity. Ann Marie has spent 30 years in the software engineering field as a software engineer and manager. She knows first ha...
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Alec Feinberg Author

Alec Feinberg, Author Fred interviews Alec Feinberg an author, scientist, engineer, and consultant. Dr. Alec Feinberg is the founder of DfRSoft. He has a Ph.D. in Physics and is the principal author of the book, Design for Reliability. A practical book...
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Nihal Sinnadurai Foundations Program

Nihal Sinnadurai, Engineer Tim interviews Nihal Sinnadurai an engineer and organizer of the 1st and 2nd Foundation program. Professor Doctor Nihal Sinnadurai is the CEO and Chief Technologist of Advanced Technology Transfer Associates, Chair of IEEE s ...
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Rick Wong Engineer

Rick Wong, Engineer Tim interviews Rick Wong an engineer and organizer of the IEEE CPMT Soft Error Rate Workshop. Rick received his M.S. degree in electrical engineering from Santa Clara University and his B.S. degree in chemical engineering from UC Be...
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Duke Okes Consultant Aplomet

Duke Okes, Consultant Tim Rodgers intervies Duke Okes a quality consultant with Aplomet.   Duke is the owner and knowledge architect at APLOMET, specializing in quality management. He has been in private practice since 1985 working with organizations i...
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Dev Raheja, Author

Dev Raheja, Author Tim Rodgers interviews Dev concerning his book, Safer Hospital Care concerning the application of quality and reliability practices in hospitals. Dev is an internationally recognized consultant and educator with expertise in risk man...
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Aaron Spearin Podcaster

Aaron Spearin, Podcaster Tim Rodgers interviews Aaron concerning his podcast, E6S Methods Podcast concerning the application of lean and six sigma methods and the real-life challenges faced by quality professionals. Aaron Spearin is currently a custome...
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Greg Hutchins Author CERM Academy

Greg Hutchins, Author, CERM Academy Fred Schenkelberg interviews Greg about the emergence of risk across the quality field. Along with the changing nature of work we’re experiencing in nearly every field. Greg Hutchins PE CERM is the founder of Certifi...
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DTK Pantelis Vassiliou Business Leader

Pantelis Vassiliou, Business Leader, Vassiliou Ventures Fred Schenkelberg interviews Pantelis about his career and future. [Note: This is a bonus episode recorded at RAMS 2016 in Tucson, AZ. Fred invited thought leaders to join him for a quick intervie...
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Perry Parendo, Consultant

Perry is the founder and owner of Perrys Solutions, which was created to help companies achieve product and process breakthroughs using Design of Experiments. Join Tim Rodgers as he interviews Perry Parendo concerning Perrys work with clients working t...
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DTK Jon Elerath Consultant

Jon Elerath, Consultant, Elerath Reliability Consulting Fred Schenkelberg interview Jon about his career and consulting. [Note: This is a bonus episode recorded at RAMS 2016 in Tucson, AZ. Fred invited thought leaders to join him for a quick interview,...
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DTK Jay Muns Business Leader

Jay Muns, Business Leader, Ops A La Carte Fred Schenkelberg interviews Jay about his past work and current ownership and general manager role at Ops A La Carte. [Note: This is a bonus episode recorded at RAMS 2016 in Tucson, AZ. Fred invited thought le...
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DTK Diganta Das Scholar

Diganta Das, University of Maryland CALCE Tim Rodgers interviews Diganta Das concerning Diganta’s work at CALCE on physics of failure modeling. Diganta works for the Center for Advanced Life Cycle Engineering (CALCE) at the University of Maryland. He i...
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DTK Caroline Lubert Scholar

Caroline Lubert, Scholar, James Madison University Fred Schenkelberg and Andre Kleyner interviews Caroline Lubert about her work as a profession, and mostly about her work as the RAMS Tutorial Chair. [Note: This is a bonus episode recorded at RAMS 2016...
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DTK Fred Schenkelberg Blogger

Fred Schenkelberg, Blogger Tim Rodgers interviews Fred Schenkelberg concerning his blog, No MTBF and his mission to eradicate the common mis-use of MTBF. Fred Schenkelberg is a reliability engineering and management consultant at FMS Reliability. He s ...
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DTK Bill Tonti Engineer

Bill Tonti, Engineer, IEEE Future Directions Fred Schenkelberg interviews Bill Tonti about his work and inventing in the field of reliability engineering. [Note: This is a bonus episode recorded at RAMS 2016 in Tucson, AZ. Fred invited thought leaders ...
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DTK Jezdimir Knezevic Scholar

Jezdimir Knezevic, MIRCE Akademy Tim Rodgers interviews Jezdimir Knezevic concerning Dr. K’s pioneering work on the ability of systems to maintain functionality over time, named by him as functionability. Dr. Knezevic is the founder and president of th...
Fred Schenkelberg author

DTK Jim McLinn Consultant

Jim McLinn, Consultant, Ops A La Carte Fred Schenkelberg interviews Jim McLinn about his work and volunteering in the field of reliability engineering. [Note: This is a bonus episode recorded at RAMS 2016 in Tucson, AZ. Fred invited thought leaders to ...
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