The TRAQC Founders

Mariia Zhuldybina – CEO

Mariia completed her B.Sc. and M.Sc in applied physics in Russia before moving to Montreal to pursue her PhD at ETS. Her research focuses on the design of resonant photonic structures for industrial quality control, and she is passionate about bringing terahertz technology to the industrial sector.

Benjamin Dringoli – COO

Ben completed his B.Sc. in physics in Massachussetts before coming to McGill to continue working toward his PhD. His research centers around designing and building advanced laser instruments for material science studies, and he is excited to see innovation possibilities applied to the electronics manufacturing industry.

Francois Blanchard – CTO

Francois has been a professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering at ETS since 2015. In addition to his 15 years of academic research on terahertz (THz) waves, he has extensive know-how in the field of non-destructive testing of materials and diversified industrial experience. He has actively participated in the development of products for young companies such as Pharma Laser, Tecnar Automation and Harfang Microtechniques.

The TRAQC Team

Lucia Amato

Marketing Consultant

Peter Kaykov

Customer Research Assistant