John Lewis is a Research and Development Program Manager in the Applied Sciences Group at Microsoft Corp., where he researches display and image capture systems. He joined Microsoft in 2006 and worked to develop the display and image capture options for Microsoft Surface.
Before Microsoft, Lewis worked at Microvision Inc. where he built a research group to develop scanned beam technology. While working at Microvision, he authored or co-authored 22 Microvision patents and patent applications. Lewis also worked at Polaroid Corp. where he developed a laser printer media system for medical diagnostics.
Lewis holds a Bachelor’s degree in Physics with a minor in Mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.