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Jonah Erlebacher, Founder & CTO

  • Tenured Professor and Former Chair of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Whiting School of Engineering
  • Inventor of six patents and applications
  • Author of over 75 published papers
  • Over 100 invited presentations at universities and conferences around the world
  • Harvard Ph.D., Yale undergraduate

John N. Fini, Co-Founder and Senior Advisor

  • Former Director of Intellectual Property and Technology Commercialization for the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) School of Engineering and School of Arts & Sciences
  • Founder of FastForward, JHU's startup incubation program
  • Background includes mentoring startups, market and technical analysis of leading-edge technologies; program management and system engineering; industrial marketing, and power plant economics
  • George Washington University undergraduate. Executive Education at Harvard Business School and Wharton School of Business