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Founded in 1998, and with offices in Philadelphia, PA, Cleveland, OH and San Diego, CA., Amethyst Research, LLC, develops software tools and realistic simulations of medical equipment and patients for product comparisons and education. Amethyst Research also produces custom software, consults on computer technology and medical equipment projects, and conducts medical equipment industry related market research.
Amethyst Research, LLC is led by Jonathan Kaye, Ph.D. and Frank Primiano, Jr., Ph.D. Since 1994, Drs. Kaye and Primiano have worked closely together, developing clinical software products, publishing peer-reviewed journal articles in the field of medical applications of computers, and receiving awards for their work.
Among Amethyst Research's consultants are outstanding experts in their respective fields, such as Robert Chatburn, RRT, FAARC, an internationally-recognized authority on respiratory care and equipment, and Dimitris Metaxas, Ph.D., a renowned researcher in computer graphics, physics-based modeling, and image processing.

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