Mr. Richard Waddell

Computer Science

Personal Bio

Richard Waddell is a member of JHU/APL's Principal Professional Staff, where he works on information systems architectures with an emphasis on understanding and modeling stakeholder requirements.  His experience includes development of high-reliability spacecraft systems software, and R&D in formal verification and autonomous/intelligent systems. 

Richard holds a BA in mathematics (summa cum laude) and an MS in applied mathematics, both from Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan.

Education History

  • B.A. (summa cum laude) Mathematics, Oakland University
  • M.S. Applied Mathematics, Oakland University

Work Experience

Principal Professional Staff, JHU Applied Physics Laboratory

Honors and Awards

  • Secretary's DHS Team Excellence Award (2008)
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Distinguished Service, Chair, Technical Committee on Computer Systems (1999)
  • Summa Cum Laude (1979)