Matt Simon, Licensing Manager for Engineering & Physical Sciences, manages UNH’s intellectual property assets with the goal of protecting, promoting, and commercializing UNH’s innovations. He is responsible for the intellectual property originating from: the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences; the School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering; the Institute for Earth, Oceans, and Space; the Research Computing Center; and the InterOperability Laboratory.
Prior to joining UNHInnovation, Matt was a Machine Vision Engineer with OSRAM. Most recently, he worked in OSRAM’s Specialty Products business group and was responsible for the design and development of automotive SSL manufacturing equipment. Matt also worked as an Engineer for Deep Information Sciences, where he developed mesh-network sensor arrays, and as a Counselor for at-risk and under-privileged boys with the Mayhew Program.
Matt earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of New Hampshire and his B.A. in the Administration of Justice from the University of Pittsburgh.