Dr. Allise WachsPrincipal Statistician, Integral Concepts, IncDr. Wachs has 20 years of experience in the application of statistical methods to optimize product designs and manufacturing processes-and to assess product liability risk. Her research includes the development of mathematical models to reveal optimal decision sequences. She is the President of Integral Concepts, Inc. where she assists engineers and scientists in the application of statistical and optimization methods to reduce the time and cost to develop new products. She also helps to resolve complex engineering and manufacturing problems quickly and thoroughly.