Jack Pan is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ocean Motion Technologies, Inc.. He received his doctorate from Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO, UCSD). Prior to SIO, he worked as a consultant and team lead at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory and led the development of satellite remote sensing projects on coastal ocean monitoring. Jack has also participated in several polar research expeditions to Antarctica and is a recipient of the Antarctica Service Medal for his instrumentation work and sampling in extreme environments. Jack is also an avid traveler and photographer.
Academic Interests & Non-professional Interests
Terrestrial Ecology and Botany
Closed Artificial Ecosystem
Icey Moons of Juniper & Saturn
Teaching/Science Communication & Environmental Conservation
Near Earth Object, Potential Hazardous Object (PHO)