Erik Hammel

Technical Director

Erik holds a Ph.D. in mathematics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in addition to Masters degrees in mathematics and applied mathematics and BScs in computer science, computer systems engineering, and math. Prior to his graduate studies, Erik worked at MIT Lincoln Laboratory on missile guidance systems and end-to-end theater engagement simulations, then at Raytheon for the Cobra Dane Upgrade program. His area of expertise is in mathematical modeling, combinatorial optimization, and reinforcement learning, but has extensive experience in all facets of data science.