Eric‘s mission is to develop real-world applications from research at the TReNDS center. To this end, he takes on both management and technical roles. On some days, Eric leads data science and software development projects by writing code, analyzing data, providing technical guidance, and keeping everyone on track. On other days, he develops business opportunities, writes grants, or advances patents. Eric enjoys his multifaceted role translating research into applications at the TReNDS Center.