James HuntCEO at aicas GmbH
Dr. James J. Hunt is CEO and co-founder of aicas GmbH. He has a BS in Computer Science and Physics from Yale University, an MA in Computer Science from Boston University, and a Doctorate of Engineering in Computer Science from the University of Karlsruhe.
He spent several years as a researcher at MIT Lincoln Laboratory developing CAD software for restructurable wafer scale integrated circuits (RVLSI) and a parallel Lisp system for signal processing.
Dr. Hunt led or participated in sever EU Projects to developed tools and technology for Java-based safety-critical systems. He is a contributing member of the Java Community Process (JCP), particularly the Real-Time Specification for Java (JSR-282), where he is the specification lead. He was European Co-chair for the subgroup on object-oriented technology of the SC-205 Plenary for updating software safety standard for avionics as well. The result of which is now published as DO-332 and ED-217.