Dr. Nick Macias and Dr. Lisa Durbeck founded Cell Matrix in 1999 after patenting core technologies. The company received initial funding from NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

CEO Dr. Nick Macias has extensive experience in hardware design, logic design, algorithms, mathematics and computer programming as well as finance and institutional investing. He is an alumnus of Virginia Tech, George Washington University, and Duke University.

Vice President Dr. Lisa Durbeck has expertise in full-stack engineering, algorithms, networks, and hardware design. She is an alumna of Virginia Tech, UC Berkeley, and the University of Utah.

University Partners:

Cell Matrix maintains university ties with faculty at various institutions worldwide, including Electrical and Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech, and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.