Steve Buckingham is an Engineer II in the CORE Lab at Hyde Engineering + Consulting, Inc., a global design and consulting organization providing process system design, commissioning and validation, and state-of-the-art cleaning technologies to pharmaceutical, bioprocess and other regulated process industries. Steve holds a M.S. in Biotechnology from Northwestern University and a B.S. in Chemical and Biological Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder. His primary areas of expertise include process validation, analytical method development, and bench-scale cleanability studies.