Peter is Canopy’s Chief Technology Officer and leads the R&D team focused on developing novel cannabis delivery systems concentrating on consumer safety and transparency, while delivering the purest and cleanest forms of cannabis without needing to burn anything. Previous to Canopy Peter worked in design engineering and management at Nortel, Kleer Semiconductor, and Skyworks Solutions.

With two decades of experience in the high-tech sector, Peter was involved with the design and engineering of numerous high-volume consumer electronic devices and components for wireless audio devices, IoT, networking equipment and cellular handsets.

Peter holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada, has over ten issued US patents with as many filed and pending, and has over a dozen publications in peer reviewed IEEE journals and conference proceedings. For his doctoral work on medical sensor development for radiation monitoring he was awarded OCRI’s student researcher of the year, won the IEEE Pre-Doctoral Fellowship, and Carleton’s University Medal.

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