Technical Program Speakers
Allen Waxman is the Founder and Chief Scientist of MultiSensor Scientific and MultiSensor Canada. Allen holds a BS degree in Physics from City College of New York, and a PhD in Astrophysics from the University of Chicago. He has 35 years of experience, including 10 years in academia, 12 years on the Senior Staff of MIT Lincoln Laboratory, 7 years helping to grow a small business that was acquired by a major aerospace electronics company, 2 years at the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, and several years in private consulting before launching MultiSensor Scientific. Allen has published over 100 scientific articles, holds 5 patents in advanced image processing technologies and gas emissions imaging and quantification technologies. Most of Allen’s career was spent in development and deployment of advanced multisensor imaging systems for the defense and intelligence communities. MultiSensor Scientific was re-launched as a clean-tech startup in Jan 2015, to pioneer and commercialize next-generation gas emissions detection, imaging and quantification sensors for both gas safety and greenhouse gas emissions monitoring applications.