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Scott Davidoff
Human Interfaces Manager, NASA Jet Propulsion Lab


NSH 1305

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Speaker's Bio

Dr. Scott Davidoff is the Human Interfaces Manager at the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab. He is responsible for design and implementation of all end-user facing software used to command and control JPL spacecraft. Dr. Davidoff is principal investigator for NASA's Space Networking and Mission Automation program, and co-founder of the JPL / Caltech / Art Center Data-to-Discovery program. He serves on steering committees for NASAm the National Science Foundation, the Office of Naval Research, and the Association for Computing Machinery. Across his over 18 years of experience, he has introduced numerous lightweight prototyping methods that have become standard practice.

Dr. Davidoff received Masters degrees in Computer Science and Human-Computer Interaction, and PhD in Human-Computer Interaction, all from Carnegie Mellon.

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