Deborah is the first Mexican woman to graduate from Stanford with a PhD in Physics. She co-hosts Discovery Channel’s Outrageous Acts of Science TV show.
Deborah is also the Chief Data Scientist at Metis where she leads the creation and growth of exceptional data science training opportunities.
She has been recognized by the WSJ, Oprah, TED, DLD, WIRED, the American Association for the Advancement of Science and others. She completed two postdoctoral fellowships at Columbia University's Applied Math and Physics Department and at NYU's Courant Institute for Mathematical Sciences where she carried out research in the area of acoustic waves. She invented a highly effective technique in the field of wireless communications.