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Jonathan D. Michel

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Engineer with twenty years of experience performing technical research, designing and building complex high performance computing solutions, and leading development teams in solving difficult and complex data system problems. Expert with software development, cloud technologies, data processing, data mining, systems engineering, system architecture and development.

Skills

Engineering skills

Systems Engineering, System Architecture, Software Development, Application Development, Machine Learning, Data Science

Management skills

Product Development, Software Development Management, Program Management, Strategic Technology Roadmap Development

Experience

Leidos (Formerly SAIC) Certified Solution Architect 2013-2014

SAIC VP, Business Unit CTO, Director Corporate CTO Office 2004-2013

Presearch (Acquired by SAIC)Director of R&D Programs 2003-2004

  • Led Research in High-Throughput Big Data Analytics Commercial Applications in Energy, Health and Cyber
  • Developed Intelligence Community (IC) Enterprise Data Systems
  • Led Development of the First Scale-Out Open Source IC Enterprise Information Retrieval System
  • Established and Led Strategic University Alliances with 14 universities
  • Founded Corporate Solution Architects Program
  • Transformed IR&D program
  • Won and Led National Lab funded Research Projects in Text Analytics

Biotage Inc Senior Software Lead 2001- 2003

  • Conducted research in real-time chromatography signal analysis and fraction collection algorithms
  • Was awarded U.S. Patent 6,652,746 for Chromatography System for Automatically Separating Different Compounds in a Sample
  • Led product development for Commercial High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) Systems

Sperry Marine Inc Staff Engineer 1998- 2001

  • Technical lead for Software Development of a Ship Navigation System with more than four million lines of C++ code
  • Chief Designer and Project Manager on the Centralized Alarm Management (CAM) project team
  • American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Representative to International Electro-Technical Committee (IEC) Working Group 6

AbTech Inc Director of the Machine Learning Group 1996- 1998

  • Led research in machine learning, pattern recognition and classifier systems
  • Designed and implemented (coded) numerical processing modules for Highly Rated MarketMiner Software (ranked as top tool in KDD-98)
  • Principal Investigator for NIH Prophet Software Development Project
Education

Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia, 1996

M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia, 1994

B.S., Computer Engineering, University of Vermont, 1992, Magna Cum Laude

Invited Talks
  • “Leidos’ Critical Insight – Big Data Analytics,” DHS S&T Big Data Day, Nov 15, 2013
  • “Enterprise Knowledge Sharing,” SAIC Leading and Growing Conference, Nov. 2011
  • "Revolutionizing Cross-Domain Processing,” Cross-Domain Track, Department of Defense Intelligence Information Systems Conference 2007, Chicago, IL.
  • Distinctions and Additional Information:
  • Leidos Technical Fellow, 2014
  • SAIC Chairman's Program, 2009
  • SAIC Technical Fellows Council, 2007-2012
  • SAIC Technical Fellow Award, 2007
  • Volunteer, Maryland Business Roundtable STEM Advisory Board, 2012 - 2014
  • Volunteer, STEM Technology Through Theatre, 2009 - 2014
  • Publications

    X. Jin, J. French, J. Michel, “Quantative Analysis of The Impact of Judging Inconsistency on The Preformance of Relevance Feedback, ” 29th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research & Development on Information Retrieval, Seattle 2006

    X. Jin, J. French, J. Michel, “SAIC & University of Virginia at TREC 2005: HARD Track,” Proceedings of the Text Retrieval Conference 2005, NIST.

    X. Jin, J. French, J. Michel “A Brief Review and Evaluation of Relevance Feedback Approaches in Multimedia Retrieval,” 3rd Annual Workshop on Adaptive Multimedia Retrieval 2005, University of Glasgow, UK.

    ibid, "Query Formulation for Information Retrieval by Intelligence Analysts," Technical Report CS-2005-12, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Virginia, July, 2005.

    Jonathan Michel, Robert Albrecht, U.S. Patent 6,652,746 for Chromatography System for Automatically Separating Different Compounds in a Sample, 2002.

    J. Michel, N. Nandhakumar, T. Saxena, and D. Kapur, "Geometric, Algebraic and Thermophysical Techniques for Object Recognition in IR Imagery," CVIU, Oct 1998.

    Michel, Jonathan, Drake, Keith C., "MQ/Khoros ATR Evaluation Toolbox," Final Report, AFRL/WL, contract F33615-96-C-1823, July 1998.

    Michel, Jonathan, Cai, Qin, Drake, Keith C., "Tool for Rapid-Event Modeling of Real-Time Seismic Signals," Final Report, DOE, contract DE-FG02-95ER81907, July 1998.

    Drake, Keith C., Jon D. Michel, Richard Y. Kim, Francis L. Soucy, Qin Cai., "Target Recognition and Abductive Classification Environment," Final Report, DARPA contract DAAH01-96-C-R009, February 1998.

    Jonathan Michel, Keith C. Drake, Richard Kim, and Dave Engler, "Khoros Toolbox for Statistical Network Data Mining," Proceedings of the Khoros Symposium, Albuquerque, NM, March 1997.

    Michel, Jonathan D., Cai, Qin, and Drake, Keith C., "Non-Parametric Data Modeling in SAR Image Quality Assessment," Proceedings of the SPIE Image Exploration and Target Recognition Conference, Orlando, Florida, April 1998.

    J. Michel, N.Nandhakumar, and V.Velten, "Thermophysical Algebraic Invariants from Infrared Imagery," IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Vol. 19 No. 1 Jan. 1997.

    N. Nandhakumar, Jonathan Michel, Vince Velten "Thermophysical Affine Invariants from IR Imagery for Object Recognition," Proc of IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision - Physics Based Modeling Workshop, Boston, MA, June 1995.

    Greg Arnold, Jonathan Michel, N.Nandhakumar, G.Tsihrintzis, and V.Velten, "Robust Thermophysics-based Interpretation of Radiometrically Uncalibrated IR Images for ATR and Site Change Detection," Proceedings of the ARPA Image Understanding Workshop, 1996.

    N.Nandhakumar, Greg Arnold, Jonathan Michel, G.Tsihrintzis, and V.Velten, "Site Change Detection in IR Imagery from Alpha-Stable Modeled Thermophysical Invariant Features," Proc. of 24th Annual AIPR Workshop, Washington, DC, October 11-13, 1995.

    N. Nandhakumar, J.D. Michel, D Arnold, V. Velten, "Site Change Detection and Object Recognition using Thermophysical Affine Invariants from Infrared Imagery," Proc of SPIE Photonics East '95, Philadelphia, PA, Oct. 23, 1995

    Jonathan Michel, N. Nandhakumar, "Unified 3D Models for Multisensor Image Synthesis," CVGIP - Graphical Models and Image Processing, July 1995.

    N. Nandhakumar, Jonathan Michel, Vince Velten "Thermophysical Affine Invariants from IR Imagery for Object Recognition," Proc of IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision - Physics Based Modeling Workshop, Boston, MA, June 1995.

    Jonathan Michel, N. Nandhakumar, "Improved Volume Intersection Methods for 3D Object Modeling," Proc of SPIE International Symposium on Optical Engineering and Photonics in Aerospace and Remote Sensing, Orlando, FL, April 1994.

    Jonathan Michel, N. Nandhakumar, "Unified 3D Models for Multisensor Image Synthesis," Proc of IEEE 2nd CAD-Based Vision Workshop, Champion, PA, February 1994.

    Jonathan Michel, N. Nandhakumar, "Augmented Octree-Based Multisensor Image Generation Models for Synthesis of Laser Radar Imagery," Proc of SPIE International Symposium on Optical Engineering and Photonics in Aerospace and Remote Sensing, Orlando, FL, April 1993.

    Jonathan Michel, Gagan Mirchandani, Steven Wald, "Prognosis with Neural Networks Using Statistically Based Feature Sets," Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems, Durham, NC, June 1992.

    Gagan Mirchandani, Peter Twombly, Robert Pegram, Jonathan Michel, "Generation and Implementation of DSP Parallel Programs from a Signal Processing Design Environment," Proceedings of 1992 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, San Fransico , CA , April 1992.

    References
    Available on request