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Manager, Industrial Technology & Science
Brazil Research Lab, Brazil


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Professional Associations:  American Physical Society (APS)  |  IEEE   |  SPIE -- International Society of Optical Engineering


Dr. Mathias Steiner is Manager and Research Staff Member - Industrial Technology & Science at IBM Research | Brazil. His focus is on combining computational and experimental research for enabling industrial scale technologies in Oil&Gas, Agriculture and Healthcare.

Mathias has 15 years of experience with applied and industrial research related to IT, Electronics, Optics, Materials, Aerospace, Life Sciences, and O&G. He has initiated, managed, and contributed to various multi-national research collaborations with industrial and academic partners, leading to more than 80 technical papers and patents so far. Mathias is frequently invited to speak at research conferences and industry meetings.

He first joined IBM in Physical Sciences at the TJ Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, USA, where he led research projects concerned with nanometer scale devices, including the development of novel techniques for investigating the optical and electronic properties of functional materials. More recently, Mathias has developed predictive risk models for application in IBM’s Global IT Services Business. Mathias is a Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) and holds a doctorate in Physical Chemistry, a diploma in Physics, as well as a diploma in Business Administration.