Adam Palik is an Assistant Chemist in BAL’s Trace Metals – Pharmaceutical Group. Adam was born in Torquay, England, but spent most of his childhood in Florida where he loved to soak up the sunshine. After moving to Redmond in 2010, Adam received a BS in Chemistry from UW while researching carbon monoxide production in Puget Sound Bull Kelp. He’s an avid soccer player (and keen Manchester United supporter), loves science fiction, and hiking the mountains and rivers of the Cascades and Olympics.