Dr. Chris SB Lee received his BS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and received both his MS and Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University. His graduate research focused on the design and fabrication of Low-Voltage MEMS Micromirrors. After working as a device engineer at Intel, Dr. Lee joined Calient in 1999. As Chief Technical Officer, he leads the company’s product development and commercialization of MEMS-based optical switching products. Calient is the global leader in optical switching systems that enable dynamic optical layer optimization. Past eight years, the products with more than 600,000 optical terminations have been successfully deployed worldwide in Telecom and Data Centers.