Dr Peter Rothschild

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Dr Peter Rothschild is the Co-founder & Chief Technical Officer of Heuresis Corporation. Prior to that he was the longtime Chief Scientist and Director of Research and Development at American Science and Engineering Inc.

Peter earned an Honors Degree in Physics from the Australian National University and a Ph.D. in Physics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. An expert in computer simulations and IP strategy and management, he is the inventor of Scatter Attenuation Tomography (SAT) and other novel x-ray inspection technologies. Peter is the inventor or co-inventor of more than 38 patents.

Peter is a leading innovator – he has disrupted and helped progress the security industry with his research and efforts around the x-ray sector. He is an innovator in both his thinking and as a result his field.

Check out footage from the 2016 Advance Global Australian Awards where Peter won the Award for Advanced Manufacturing.