Brian Hilton joined the Rochester Institute of Technology in 2003 as a senior research engineer. He has over 20 years of experience in sustainable product design and holds 29 U.S. patents.
In various positions within industry, he has designed and developed products from concept-inception through fully-automated production successfully launching many products. As a part of the university, he is currently developing and using tools, such as LCA, to assist companies in creating economically and environmentally sustainable product systems.
He holds a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering with a minor in mathematics and is also a certified Life Cycle Professional through the American Center of Life Cycle Professionals.