JDM is a Principal Scientist with Intel Corporation, where he currently leads a global team of data scientists in information technology research. Previously, he was founder and CEO of Harmonic Software, Inc. and a research scientist at MIT Media Laboratory. JDM holds 20 US and foreign patents, primarily in information science: knowledge representation, analytics, and visualization. He has numerous publications in refereed journals, and is the author of a computer science book and a book chapter on artificial intelligence and visualization.
A pilot since 1987, JDM enjoys flying gliders cross-country, and flying powered aircraft towing gliders, in hard IFR, and aerobatics (though not all at the same time!).