Deborah Alterman

Deborah Alterman

Technology Manager, Engineering

Deborah Alterman joined the Center for Commercialization (C4C) in 2011. She has experience at both large and small companies doing mathematical modeling and project management for laser and aerospace applications. Previously she worked as a postdoctoral researcher in applied math at the University of Colorado. Deborah enjoys bringing people together from research universities, small companies and large businesses in order to commercialize University of Washington innovations. She did her graduate work at the University of Michigan, where she earned a PhD in math, focusing on nonlinear partial differential equations, and a MS in electrical engineering, focusing on optics and control theory.