Mark was lead architect for DeltaV from its inception through 2005. In 2006 he took a very active role in the design and standardization of WirelessHART. He currently leads the applied research group where he is pursuing his interests in control, big data analytics, wireless, operator interfaces, and advanced graphics. He holds over 100 patents and has coauthored four books on wireless and control. He is an ISA Fellow and a member of the Automation Hall of Fame. He received his bachelors from the University of Waterloo in Canada.