As Chief Science Officer, he oversees an active research team at 84.51°, working to continue developing the foundations of the company’s technology and to promote continuous innovation. With decades of research experience in areas of optimization, data mining, statistical modeling and machine learning, databases, and measurement methodologies, Dr. Helman’s expertise is imperative to the advancements of 84.51°’s technology offerings in an ever-changing industry.
Helman has been published in numerous academic and professional journals on a wide array of theoretical and applied subject areas. He has also authored several books on databases and problem solving. Helman received his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Dickinson College, and earned his Masters of Science in Operations Research from Stanford University. He received the PhD in Computer Science from the University of Michigan. Since 2006, he has been a Professor Emeritus of Computer Science at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.