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Deborah Berebichez        

Data Scientist & Pioneer in Wireless Communications Technology

Dr. Deborah Berebichez is a Chief Data Scientist, who made history as the first Mexican woman to graduate from Stanford University with a Ph.D. in physics. Deborah has been the co-host of Discovery Channel’s "Outrageous Acts of Science" for the past eleven seasons, where she uses her physics background to explain the science behind extraordinary engineering feats.

Deborah has been featured by many media outlets worldwide, including in Forbes, Wired, The New York Times, US & World News Report, and on The Travel Chanel, NatGeo, CNN, FOX, MSNBC, PBS NOVA, Univision, and many more.

Deborah’s work in science education and outreach has been widely recognized by The Wall Street Journal, Oprah, TED, and by organizations like the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) where she was named the IF/THEN Ambassador for inspiring and empowering young women to learn science and to improve the state of STEM education in the world.

Deborah completed two postdoctoral fellowships at Columbia University's Applied Math and Physics Department and at NYU's Courant Institute for Mathematical Sciences.

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