David Hoadley, Ph.D., is a principal technical consultant in our Michigan office. He specializes in supporting customers who elect to adopt Model-Based Design in their product development workflow. This focus regularly includes production code generation and verification and validation of designs for medical device, automotive, aerospace, and defense applications. Before joining MathWorks, Dave was a project scientist at VI Engineering where he developed test, measurement, and process control applications for these same industries. Dave holds a B.S. in mathematics and astrophysics, and a Ph.D. in condensed matter physics from Michigan State University.