Affine Technologies is a 3D Data Visualization Company specializing in Real-Time Sensor-integrated Virtual Environments.

Meet the Founders:  

Chad Mourning, Ph.D.

Chad Mourning, PhD.

Chad Mourning is a native of Middleport, Ohio.  He began studying at Ohio University in 2002 and received a B.S. in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics in 2006.  He was awarded a M.S. in Computer Science in 2008, and recently completed his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

Scott Nykl, Ph.D.

Scott Nykl, PhD.

Scott Nykl is a recent graduate from Ohio University
with a PhD in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science. His areas of interest are Real Time 3D Computer Graphics, Interactive Virtual Worlds, Computer Networking /Communications, Systems Engineering, and Parallel Processing.

Throughout his graduate studies, he has helped build the STEAMiE 3D Visualization Engine and created visualizations earning several national awards including the 2012 Collegiate Inventor’s Competition graduate finalist as well as the 2012 Dayton Chapter Institution of Navigation (ION) graduate student award.

He has worked at Ohio University’s Avionics Engineering Center for the past 3 years, while earning 
his doctorate. While earning his Master’s degree in Computer Science, he was a National Science Foundation (NSF) GK-12 Fellow for 2 years. Scott’s undergraduate degree was in Software Engineering at the University of Wisconsin – Platteville, summa cum laude.