B.S. Physics, University of California Santa Cruz, 2012
John received his bachelors degree in Physics at the University of California Santa Cruz in 2012, where he focused on astroparticle physics. From the summer of 2010 until his graduation, he worked with the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope to study very high energy photons. He also worked as a software engineer at two start ups in the Bay Area, developing systems to provide science curriculum to K-12 students. He now studies spacecraft attitude and controls, and human-in-the-loop performance.