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Justin Chen

Senior Machine Learning Engineer

Dr. Justin Chen is a Senior Machine Learning Engineer at Manifold. In this capacity, he builds cutting edge machine learning pipelines for a variety of different projects and assists clients in building software and data infrastructure.

Prior to Manifold, Justin earned a PhD degree in Physics from Rice University. During that time, he developed algorithms that inferred protein model parameters based on data from experiments. He also managed and contributed to his research group’s code stack. Following graduate school, he completed the Insight Artificial Intelligence Fellowship, where he used deep learning to classify the interest level in video game streams.

Justin is excited about working at Manifold, saying, “I love solving problems and applying the skills I developed as a computational physicist to the wide variety of problems clients face. I am passionate about working with the Manifold team to put together a product we are all proud of."

Justin earned his PhD and MS in Physics from Rice University. He earned his BS in Applied and Engineering Physics from Cornell University.

In his free time, Justin can be found climbing, hiking, and playing tabletop games. He loves new challenges and is always happy to explore a new place.