James K. Prescott

  • Vice President, Senior Consultant, Director of Consulting
  • Massachusetts, USA
  • Phone: 978-649-3300
  • jkprescott@jenike.com
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Jim joined Jenike & Johanson in 1992.  His focus has been primarily on pharmaceutical applications, such as solving and preventing content uniformity problems, maintaining reliable feed, reducing product weight variations, developing specialized feeders for low feed rate/high accuracy applications, and standardizing handling equipment.  He has published several articles, lectures frequently and has been awarded patents on equipment related to segregation testing and control.  He is a member of American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE), and was a member of Product Quality Research Institute (PQRI) Blend Uniformity Working Group (BUWG).  Jim received his Bachelor’s degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master’s degree from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, both in mechanical engineering.