Dr. Michael Wolmetz

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Senior Scientist, Intelligent Systems Group, Research & Exploratory Development Department, Applied Physics Laboratory


Dr. Wolmetz is a Senior Scientist in the Research and Exploratory Development Department at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (JHU/APL). He leads several research groups working on defense, intelligence, and clinical applications for neuroimaging and cognitive assessment. Current focus areas include semantic Brain-Computer Interface (BCI), prediction of cognitive aptitudes and impairments, and neuromarkers for recognition and comprehension. Dr. Wolmetz has a background in the cognitive neuroscience of language and attention, with expertise in human neuroimaging, neuropsychology, psychophysics, and computational modeling methods. He received a B.S. in Computer Science from Yale University, a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from Johns Hopkins University, and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Whiting School of Engineering.