Bill Bourcier, Ph.D

SVP & Chief Technology Officer - Director

Dr. Bourcier’s technical background is in geochemistry and materials science with a special interest in solution mining technologies. During Bill’s 25 year career at Lawrence Livermore he has led or assisted on numerous water treatment and membrane separation projects at bench to pilot scale, including a novel electrostatic desalination technology (“ion pump”) and a carbon dioxide separation technology based on conventional desalination.  Bill is the inventor of a patented process for extraction of marketable silica from geothermal fluids.