Christopher Johnson

Credentials: Data Science Institute, UW Flight Lab

Position title: Associate Data Scientist


Chris is PI and simulation lead for Army-funded research entitled, "AI-Assisted Detection and Target Recognition," collaborating with Carnegie Mellon, MIT, Penn State, UT-Austin and Texas A&M to build next generation combat vehicles. He earned his PhD in Industrial & Systems Engineering from UW-Madison and is the co-founder of the UW Flight Lab. His research and professional interests include aviation, modeling and simulation, human performance, man-machine interaction, system safety/risk management, robotics, artificial intelligence, and entrepreneurship.