Steve Simske


Professor of Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Department
Specialization: Analytics, Intelligent Systems, Sensing Systems, Imaging Systems, and Situationally-Aware Collectors of Knowledge (SACKs)–the bridge between analytics and robotics

Dr. Simske is an HP Fellow and a previous Director in HP Labs. As of January 2018, he is the author of more than 400 publications and more than 160 US patents (many more worldwide). He is an IS&T Fellow, and its current (2017-2019) President. Steve is the Steering Committee Chair for the ACM DocEng Symposium, which meets annually. Steve is an honorary professor at the University of Nottingham. Dr. Simske was a member of the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Councils from 2010-2016, including Illicit Trade, Illicit Economy and the Future of Electronics.

At HP, he directed teams in research on 3D printing, education, life sciences, sensing, authentication, packaging, analytics, imaging and manufacturing. His book “Meta-Algorithmics” addresses intelligent systems. He is currently co-authoring books on Industrial Inkjet Printing (Wiley), Fundamentals and Applications of Hardcopy Communication (Springer), and Meta-Analytics (Elsevier). He has degrees/Post-Docs in biomedical, electrical and aerospace engineering.