David L. Burkhead is an Indiana writer of Science Fiction and Fantasy. He has also written on technical topics for The World & I magazine and High Technology Careers.
In addition to his writing, he works in a consulting laboratory in Atomic Force Microscopy and Nanotechnology. His work ranges from measuring samples in the Atomic Force Microscope (AFM) to refurbishing used AFM’s for resale to writing software for measurement of AFM images. More than half the DVD production in the world, and the development of Blu-Ray, is supported using measurement software he wrote. David L. Burkhead is also one of the originators of the SpaceCub concept, a reusable manned suborbital rocket that would carry human passengers into space and back again.
David is an avid ice skater, working toward beginning competitions in the adult categories as defined by the national governing bodies of the sport.