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Dr. Robert J. Oliveira PhD

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Owner

Phone: (651) ***-****  HQ Phone
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Hearing Components Inc
615 Hale Avenue N.
Oakdale , Minnesota 55128
United States

Company Description: Hearing Components, "Experts in the Ear Canal", was founded in 1990 by President and owner Robert Oliveira, PhD. Over the past decade, we have accomplished numerous...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • PhD , biochemistry
    Iowa State University
  • Ph.D.
  • doctorate , biochemistry
    Iowa State University
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Web References
Bob Oliveira, Ph.D., founded ...
www.hifiheadphones.co.uk, 9 Dec 2013 [cached]
Bob Oliveira, Ph.D., founded Hearing Components in 1990 and still serves as President and CEO. A biochemist and inventor, Dr. Oliveira's primary work: Define how ear canals work and create products to improve the physical fitting of earphones, communication devices and hearing aids.
American Auditory Society
www.amauditorysoc.org, 24 June 2012 [cached]
Robert Oliveira, Ph.D.
Two abstracts co-authored by Dr. ...
www.love4aviation.com, 8 Nov 2012 [cached]
Two abstracts co-authored by Dr. Robert J. Oliveira reference the importance of the otoplastic materials used in the Comply Canal Tips. These abstracts explain how the research was conducted as well as how the ear canal anatomy and activity influences the measurement of VPNR. Dr. Oliveira is a frequent presenter and guest speaker on this topic. Dr. Oliveira has over 12 patents and has published over 30 articles or chapters on topics related to the human ear canal. He has been an elected member of the Board of Directors of the Hearing Industries Association as well as an elected Board Director for the American Auditory Society.
The Complyâ„¢ Story
www.complyfoam.com, 21 Feb 2012 [cached]
Comply™ Foam Tips, Earbud Enhancers and Earphones are manufactured and sold by Hearing Components, a 3M spinoff founded in 1990 by Robert Oliveira.
An inventor with a PhD in biochemistry from Iowa State University, Dr. Oliveira holds 15 patents and is an expert on the human ear canal. His research, which he has presented worldwide, demonstrates that the shape and opening of the ear canal changes as the position of the mouth changes, making dynamic memory foam the perfect material for earphone tips.
After pursuing postdoctoral work in bioimmunochemistry and aging at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Dr. Oliveira worked at 3M for 18 years, developing products in biochemical diagnostics and disposable surgical products. He led the 3M cochlear implants business for five years. He has been an elected member of the board of directors of the Hearing Industries Association and the American Auditory Society.
Hearing Components - Company News
www.hearingcomponents.com [cached]
Robert J. Oliveira, Ph.D., President of Hearing Components Inc., Wins Fifth Annual Tibbetts Awards
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Commenting on Mr. Hedlund's appointment, Hearing Components' President and CEO, Dr. Bob Oliveira noted, "Hearing Components is fortunate to have an executive with Mr. Hedlund's experience as our Vice President of Sales.
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Oakdale, Minnesota - August 1, 2005 - " The National Institutes of Health awarded Hearing Components a Small Business Research Grant for the Development of viscoelastic foam for use in reducing noise for people that are exposed to high noise environments but must be able to Hear-In-Noise", Robert J. Oliveira, Ph.D., President of Hearing Components, said.
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Commenting on Mr. Maass' appointment Hearing Components' President, Dr. Robert Oliveira noted, "Hearing Components is fortunate to have an executive with Mr. Maass' experience as our Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
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Hearing Components' Dr. Bob Oliveira, President, recently presented a poster at the International Hearing Aid Conference 2002 at Lake Tahoe, California.
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Dr. Oliveira described the results of this data as being very important to the Hearing Aid Industry. "If we were talking automobiles, we would be talking about state of the art cars with computer brains rolling on handmade wagon wheels."
Dr. Oliveira's presentation was well received by the elite audience at the International Hearing Aid Conference 2002. This research is supported by grants from the National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD).
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"The National Institutes of Health (Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders) awarded Hearing Components Inc. a grant of $519, 699 for research on inexpensive, compliant foam tips to improve the physical fit of hearing devices based on ear canal geometry," Robert J. Oliveira, Ph.D., President of Hearing Components Inc. said.
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Robert J. Oliveira, Ph.D., President of Hearing Components Inc., Wins Fifth Annual Tibbetts Awards
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Robert J. Oliveira, Ph.D., President of Hearing Components Inc., Wins Fifth Annual Tibbetts Awards
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Robert J. Oliveira, Ph.D., and President of Hearing Components Inc., has been selected as one of the winners of the Fifth Annual Tibbetts Awards in recognition of his unique contributions as a Model of Excellence for the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program. Individuals and companies selected for these national awards are recognized as providing outstanding SBIR leadership in each state, region, or the nation. Dr. Oliveira will receive this prestigious award on October 3, 2000 in Washington, DC.
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Dr. Oliveira's research is helping improve the way people in the world wear hearing aids.
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