Windell Oskay

Scientist, designer, blogger

Sunnyvale, California

Areas of Expertise:

  • physics
  • instrumentation
  • embedded systems
  • robotics
  • design
  • science education
  • electronics
  • open source hardware
Windell Oskay is the co-founder of Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories, a Silicon Valley company that has designed and produced specialized electronics and robotics kits since 2007. Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories also runs a popular DIY project blog, and many of its projects have been featured at science and art museums and in Make, Wired, and Popular Science magazines. Windell was also a founding board member of OSHWA, the Open Source Hardware Association. Previously, Windell has worked as a hardware design engineer at Stanford Research Systems and as a research physicist in the Time and Frequency Division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology. He holds a B.A. in Physics and Mathematics from Lake Forest College and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Texas at Austin.

The Annotated Build-It-Yourself Science Laboratory The Annotated Build-It-Yourself Science Laboratory
by Windell Oskay
May 2015
Print: $24.99
Ebook: $12.99