Pryor Knowledge Systems

Expert Services

Freelance Technical Services by Appointment


Expand your  current product line and/or reduce your time to market!  Design new exciting products and significantly improve current products using your new skills in COMSOL Multiphysics® version 5.x modeling and simulation.

Custom Designed to Meet Your Needs

If you want to take your team to the next level, whether you and your team  have just started to use COMSOL Multiphysics modeling or are branching out into an unfamiliar area of multiphysics modeling, we can build a course to meet your needs and present it to you and your engineers and scientists at your facility.  We can provide a short, one-on-one session to bring an individual team member up to speed, or present broader concepts to a group in a more formal classroom setting.

Call us at 248-626-3170 or send us an e-mail to start working together on your training program.


Dr. Roger Pryor is an experienced educator.  He has taught physics, engineering, and materials science courses in the academic settings of the Pennsylvania State University, the University of Connecticut and Wayne State University in Michigan, and he has trained engineers, scientists and technical associates in both formal and informal industrial settings at Bell Laboratories and at Pitney Bowes.

Eligible Students

These courses are available to individuals with “US Persons” status under current ITAR regulations.

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U.S. Person - a natural person who is a lawful permanent resident as defined in 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) or who is a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3). It also means any corporation, business association, partnership, society, trust, or any other entity, organization or group that is incorporated to do business in the U.S. It also includes any governmental (federal, state or local), entity.

Where U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) is:

U.S.C. 1101(a)(20) The term “lawfully admitted for permanent residence” means the status of having been lawfully accorded the privilege of residing permanently in the United States as an immigrant in accordance with the immigration laws, such status not having changed.

And where 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) is:

8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) “Protected individual” defined

As used in paragraph (1), the term “protected individual” means an individual who—

(A) is a citizen or national of the United States, or

(B) is an alien who is lawfully admitted for permanent residence, is granted the status of an alien lawfully admitted for temporary residence under section 1160 (a) or 1255a (a)(1) of this title, is admitted as a refugee under section 1157 of this title, or is granted asylum under section 1158 of this title; but does not include

(i) an alien who fails to apply for naturalization within six months of the date the alien first becomes eligible (by virtue of period of lawful permanent residence) to apply for naturalization or, if later, within six months after November 6, 1986, and

(ii) an alien who has applied on a timely basis, but has not been naturalized as a citizen within 2 years after the date of the application, unless the alien can establish that the alien is actively pursuing naturalization, except that time consumed in the Service’s processing the application shall not be counted toward the 2-year period.

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