Passionate leaders committed to living the XBioSpace values

Dr. Steve Chen

Chief Scientific Architect and Tech Patron

  • Fellow US National Academy of Engineering (NAE) and American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

  • Vice Chairman, Board of Directors, American Council for Congressional Affairs.

  • Chief Executive Officer, Information Supergrid Technology (ISGT), USA

  • Chief Architect, Cray Research (1979-1987) developing the Cray X-MP and Y-MP supercomputers, generating $1 billion in revenue on a commercial scale.

  • Mentored many small IT companies e.g. BEA, Brocade, Mellanox (Israel-based)before their IPOs, and collaborated with many large IT companies e.g. IBM, Fujitsu, SUN,HP, DEC, Intel, LSI, Motorola, Fairchild, EMC, StorgeTek, Microsoft, CA, EDS, CSC,Boeing Computing System, British Telecom, AT&T, Northrop-Grumman and Acer.

  • Holds patents and broad experience in R/D collaboration and technology commercialization with many multinational companies and governments in U.S., Europe, Asia and China. He was referenced in March 28, 1988 Time Magazine cover story, and Harvard business school case study

  • During 1988-1992, Dr. Chen was the CEO/President and Chief Architect of SupercomputingSystems Inc., a $250M joint venture with IBM, Boeing, Ford, DuPont, Electricity De Franceto build the world fastest highly parallel 128-way parallel-vector supercomputers.

  • Directs the AI/ML research in healthcare at XBioSpace Research

Jose Cordeiro

Advisor, Futuristic Projects

  • B.S, M.S Mechanical Engineering, MIT USA

  • Advisor for many of the major oil companies in the world, including Agip, BP, ChevronTexaco, ExxonMobil, PDVSA, Pemex, Petrobras, Repsol, Shell and Total

  • Chair of the Venezuelan Node of the Millennium Project, Visiting Research Fellow at the Institute of Developing Economies (IDE – JETRO) in Tokyo, Japan, and Energy Advisor and Faculty at Singularity University (SU) in NASA Ames, Silicon Valley, USA

  • Mr. Cordeiro has a fortnightly opinion column in the largest and most prestigious Venezuelan general newspaper (El Universal) and has also written and has been interviewed in major media (press, radio and TV) including ABC, BBC,CNN, Chosun Ilbo (Korean Daily), El Comercio (Ecuador), El Comercio (Peru), El Tiempo (Colombia), El Universal (Mexico), El Universal (Venezuela), Los Andes (Argentina),O Estado de Sao Paulo (Brazil), Mainichi Shimbun (Japan Daily News), La Tribune (France), The New York Times, Univision and The Washington Times (USA)

Michael C. Wu

Advisor, Brain Computer Interface Research, Neuroscience

  • PhD in Neuroscience, Psychology from University of California , at San Diego (UCSD)

  • President and Founder, Neurodigitech (NDT) LLC

  • Neurodigitech (NDT), a neuro-based CRO (Contract Research Organization) biotech company, provides Products and Services related to neuroscience/brain research. We offer: 1) most cost- and time-effective "neural tools” (Neural Staining Kits--Rapid Golgi-Cox, TimmStain, NeuroSilver, etc), Digital camera/CMOS & biological microscopes), & 2) Neurohistology, neuropathology, high-throughput digital imaging & stereology-based quantitative morphology for GLP & non-GLP studies of biopharms

  • Strategic partnership and collaborative effort as Scientific Advisor to The Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile on development and commercialization of an amphibian model of the SCI. for preclinical studies

  • Director, International R&D, Regenerative Medicine and Ant-Aging Research, Taiwan Development Institute

  • Associate Editor, International Journal of Psychology and Neuroscience

Dr. Bibhukalyan Prasad Nayak

Advisor, Special Biotechnology Initiatives

  • MBBS, MMST (IIT Kharagpur), PhD

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Biotechnology, NIT Rourkela

  • Research Fellow, Bioengineering Division, National University of Singapore (2005-2008)

  • Brain Science Institute (BSI)- RIKEN, Japan (2004-2005)

  • Core expertize in regenerative medicine, drug delivery

  • Invited Reviewer to International journals like Elsevier

  • The core objective of his research team is to explore the pathways of regeneration at cellular and molecular level and effectively manipulate them for translational medicine. It includes engineering tissues in laboratory as well as modification of molecular pathways (drug discovery)

Eric Klien

Advisor, Futuristic Projects

  • President, Lifeboat Foundation (2002- Present)

  • The Lifeboat Foundation is a non-profit non-governmental organization dedicated to encouraging scientific advancements while helping humanity survive existential risks and possible misuse of increasingly powerful technologies, including genetic engineering, nanotechnology, and robotics/AI, as we move towards the Singularity

  • The Lifeboat Foundation, under his supervision is working on a prototype Friendly AI and also has launched the world’s first bitcoin endowment fund

  • Helps in accelerating the development of technologies to defend humanity such as new methods to combat viruses, effective Nanotechnological defensive strategies, and even self-sustaining space colonies in case the other defensive strategies fail

  • His team at Lifeboat consists of four MacArthur genius grant fellows, Nobel Prize winners and other scientists including Mathematica founder Stephen Wolfram

R Midhun Krishna

Co-Founder, CINO and CEO XBioSpace Labs (India)

  • 6+ years’ experience as an Undergraduate and Graduate researcher

  • Researcher (2016-2017) at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology at Lausanne (EPFL) working on Hypervelocity Impact in Aerospace Structures

  • Pre-Doctoral Research with Prof. Doru C. Lupascu (UDEMAT) and Dr. Gerhard Lackner

  • Part of feasibility research programs by National Space Society (NSS), NASA, defense contractors

  • Core expertise in Aerospace Materials, Nano biotechnology

  • Scientific advisor to tech start-Ups in Europe and Asia

  • Worked on major climate change research programs with Lifeboat Foundation and various other space groups

  • Responsible for the strategic planning and running a million dollar research programs at XBioSpace Research with strong focus on university relations and technology transfer

  • Pioneered a technology that could be used in sanitizing systems for killing antibiotic resistant bacteria(commercialized by Nuxalk Inc) Working along with Rafael Rief Vivas, (Centre for Nanoscale Sciencies, Harvard University)

  • A Research Manager who brings together Space Science , Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Nano biotechnology to develop solutions to intriguing world problems

  • Based in Lausanne, Switzerland

  • Pioneered a technology that could be used in sanitizing systems for killing antibiotic resistant bacteria (NuxalkQD) Working along with Rafael RicardoVivas, (Centre for Nanoscale Sciencies, Harvard University)

Rafael Ricardo Vivas

Co-founder and CEO XBioSpace Inc. (USA)

  • CEO and President, Vivas Nanoscience Inc (Till 2016)

  • Bioengineering/ Nanotechnology specialized research at Harvard University

  • Partnered with Harvard Business School in attempt to launch a medical diagnostic semiconductor biosensor to detect early stages of Prostate Cancer using upregulated ZAG protein as a biomarker

  • Independent research on the organic synthesis of modified uridine nucleosides and assisted in the synthesis of long range Zn fluorescent probes, researching ways to advance DNA nanotechnology

  • Pioneered a technology that could be used in sanitizing systems for killing antibiotic resistant bacteria (commercialized by Nuxalk Inc.) Working along with R. Midhun Krishna (PhD Scientist, EPFL Switzerland)

  • Broad expertize in the biotechnology business industry working with Harvard John A Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS)

Rasif A L

COO and Co-Founder

  • Resourceful management professional providing solid instructional leadership and guidance to departmental managers. Adept at assessing business operations maintaining budgets and identifying and resolving issues. Specialize in motivating staff through effective communications

  • At XBIOSPACE he serves as key liaison and coordinator for ongoing major program activities within the organization. Effectively managed annual budget planning, which resulted in cost-effective operations; adjusted to funding plans

  • An organized individual with high level of patience, confidence, and analytical and conflict resolution skills. Skilled in relationship development through positive communication and ability to maintain ethical behavior at the workplace. Ability to coordinate and streamline the most chaotic processes and people and bring them along to tread on the path of success

  • Human resources manager: establishing policies and procedures for hiring, training, and termination. Responsible for hiring, training, employee review, and termination

  • Holds Master of Business Administration focused in Information Systems and Working experience in IT Services Industry