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Blaise Canzian

Industrial Engineering


Blaise Canzian brings two decades of engineering and management experience to the classroom. He has served in engineering, management, and research positions in industry, academia, and government. He presently serves as Senior Manager, Systems Engineering for II-VI Aerospace and Defense corporation, where he establishes systems engineering processes applied to development of integrated systems for defense, security, test, and scientific measurement. He holds a BA degree from Cornell University, and a PhD degree from California Institute of Technology. He is a Certified Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP) by INCOSE.


B.A., Physics, Cornell University

Ph.D., Astronomy, California Institute of Technology