James Hoffman is software engineer and inventor
with experience in
mechanical engineering, simulation, and modeling
and intellectual property development.
His computational software was instrumental in significant
new discoveries in differential geometry and polymer physics
), and his visualizations have been published
Communications of the ACM,
The Mathematical Intelligencer.
In addition to working as a research scientist
in academia under a US Department of Energy grant,
James has worked as a free-lance artist, author, and entrepreneur,
developing energy technology patents
and starting a software company.