Matthias A. Lee, PhD

CTO & Director of Engineering: Matthias A. Lee, PhD
Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Science (IDIES)
Johns Hopkins University


Matthias A. Lee, PhD, received his BS from Wentworth Institute of Technology, and his MSE and PhD in Computer Science from the Whiting School of Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Lee spent two years at Harvard University’s Initiative for Innovative Computing, then joined the Institute for Data Intensive Engineering and Science (IDIES) at Johns Hopkins University. His expertise spans eHealth/mHealth, cloud computing and infrastructure, performance engineering, high performance computing, GPU acceleration, NoSQL databases, and data analytics. Dr. Lee spent 7 years at IBM, where he was involved in IBM Rational, Cloudant and Watson/Cloud Data Platform. He is also involved in the Maker community, where he lead the Baltimore Node Hackerspace as the President and Vice-President for 4 years.