Shawn Waldon joined Kitware in August 2014 as an R&D Engineer. Shawn earned a B.S. from Appalachian State University in 2012, double majoring in Computer Science and Mathematics, and an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2014.
As a graduate student, Shawn developed an application called SketchBio to aid scientists in creating 3D models and animations of molecular scale structures and interactions within cells. As an undergraduate, Shawn spent two summers interning with Engineous Software, as they underwent being purchased by Dassault Systemmes. While there he worked with their Isight development team as a tester and developer.