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    Dr. Gus K. Lott III

    Senior Engineer, PhD, PMP
    Dr. Gus K. Lott III is YarCom's electrical, biophysical, and neural-systems engineer. He specializes in advanced measurement systems, simulations, and software at the interface between Electrical and Computer Engineering and Neuroscience.

    Dr. Lott has been working with YarCom for 13 years. From 2007-2011, he was also employed as the senior electrical and software systems engineer in the Instrument Design and Fabrication group at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Janelia Farm Research Campus.  He is currently employed at The MITRE Corporation where he develops technology for robotic perception and computational visualization.

    He earned his Ph.D. in Biophysics from Cornell University in 2007, a B.S. in Physics, and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). Dr. Lott is a member of the IEEE & the Society for Neuroscience.

    Dr. Lott has expertise spanning disciplines in engineering and biology.  He has application experience in embedded systems design, data acquisition & instrument control software, nanofabrication, and modern methods in model systems neuroscience. He is the author of
    Spike Hound and gVision, open-source,widely adopted data acquisition, signal analysis, and display software packages for neurophysiology.

    Dr. Lott's career path and efforts in neurophysiology instrumentation development and robotics were the subject of high profile articles:
    Dr. Lott maintains a blog, Data and the Divine, where he explores the intersection of technology, psychology, neuroscience, robotics, and social issues including religion.