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Hire Dr. Russel W.
United States
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Researcher, inventor and CTO with expertise in digital health care, sleep, skin biophysics and skin care

Profile Summary
Subject Matter Expertise
Writing Technical Writing, Newswriting
Research Fact Checking, Gray Literature Search, Systematic Literature Review, Secondary Data Collection
Data & AI Algorithm Design-Non ML, Data Visualization
Work Experience

Chief Data Scientist


April 2020 - Present

Innovation Leader


January 2020 - Present

co-founder & CTO


2017 - Present


Pediatric Sleep Council, babysleep.com

January 2015 - Present

Research Fellow

Johnson and Johnson

October 2003 - July 2019

Co-founder, CTO

Ocular Technologies

January 2001 - January 2004


PhD (chemical and biomolecular engineering)

University of Pennsylvania

- 2003

Chemical Engineering

Lehigh university

September 1994 - May 1998

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Hornby, S., Walters, R., Tierney, N., Appa, Y., Dorfman, G., Kamath, Y.(2015). Effect of commercial cleansers on skin barrier permeability . Skin Research and Technology.
Mindell, J.A., Leichman, E.S., Puzino, K., Walters, R., Bhullar, B.(2014). Parental Concerns About Infant and Toddler Sleep Assessed by a Mobile App . Behavioral Sleep Medicine.
Mendelsohn, R., Selevany, I., Moore, D.J., Mack Correa, M.C., Mao, G., Walters, R.M., Flach, C.R.(2014). Kinetic evidence suggests spinodal phase separation in stratum corneum models by IR spectroscopy . Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 118. (16). p. 4378-4387.
Mack Correa, M.C., Mao, G., Saad, P., Flach, C.R., Mendelsohn, R., Walters, R.M.(2014). Molecular interactions of plant oil components with stratum corneum lipids correlate with clinical measures of skin barrier function . Experimental Dermatology. 23. (1). p. 39-44.
Zhang, Q., Saad, P., Mao, G., Walters, R.M., Mack Correa, M.C., Mendelsohn, R., Flach, C.R.(2014). Infrared spectroscopic imaging tracks lateral distribution in human stratum corneum . Pharmaceutical research. 31. (10). p. 2762-2773.
Mao, Guangru and VanWyck, Dina and Xiao, Xin and Mack Correa, M. Catherine and Gunn, Euen and Flach, Carol R. and Mendelsohn, Richard and Walters, Russel M.(2013). Oleic Acid Disorders Stratum Corneum Lipids in Langmuir Monolayers . Langmuir. 29. (15). p. 4857-4865. American Chemical Society
Mao, G., Vanwyck, D., Xiao, X., MacK Correa, M.C., Gunn, E., Flach, C.R., Mendelsohn, R., Walters, R.M.(2013). Oleic acid disorders stratum corneum lipids in langmuir monolayers . Langmuir. 29. (15). p. 4857-4865.
Draelos, Z., Hornby, S., Walters, R.M., Appa, Y.(2013). Hydrophobically modified polymers can minimize skin irritation potential caused by surfactant-based cleansers . Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology. 12. (4). p. 314-321.
Walters, R.M., Walters, R.M., Mao, G., Gunn, E.T., Hornby, S.(2012). Cleansing formulations that respect skin barrier integrity . Dermatology Research and Practice. 2012.
Mao, G., Flach, C.R., Mendelsohn, R., Walters, R.M.(2012). Imaging the distribution of sodium dodecyl sulfate in skin by confocal raman and infrared microspectroscopy . Pharmaceutical Research. 29. (8). p. 2189-2201.
Saad, P., Flach, C.R., Walters, R.M., Mendelsohn, R.(2012). Infrared spectroscopic studies of sodium dodecyl sulphate permeation and interaction with stratum corneum lipids in skin . International Journal of Cosmetic Science. 34. (1). p. 36-43.
Walters, R.M., Taubert, A., Kim, J.-S., Winey, K.I., Composto, R.J.(2008). Surface segregation of counterions in ionomer films . Macromolecules. 41. (23). p. 9299-9305.
Walters, R.M., Sohn, K.E., Winey, K.I., Composto, R.J.(2002). Local acid environment in poly(ethylene-ran-methacrylic acid) ionomers . Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics. 40. (24). p. 2833-2841.
Composto, R.J., Walters, R.M., Genzer, J.(2002). Application of ion scattering techniques to characterize polymer surfaces and interfaces . Materials Science and Engineering: R: Reports. 38. (3-4). p. 107-180.
Fevola, M.J., Fevola, M.J., Sun, F.C., Walters, R.M., Librizzi, J.J.(2013). Next generation mildness for personal care: Nonpenetrating polymerized surfactants for cleansing applications . ACS Symposium Series. 1148. p. 105-123.
Stamatas, G.N., Walters, R.M., Telofski, L.S.(2011). Keeping infant skin healthy through proper cleansing . Skin Care. p. 1-30.
Fevola, M.J., Fevola, M.J., Walters, R.M., LiBrizzi, J.J.(2010). A new approach . ACS Symposium Series. 1053. p. 221-242.
Fevola, Michael J. and Walters, Russel M. and LiBrizzi, Joseph J.(2010). A New Approach to Formulating Mild Cleansers: Hydrophobically-Modified Polymers for Irritation Mitigation . 221-242American Chemical Society