Todd Walter, Ph.D., received his Ph.D. in applied physics from Stanford University. He is a senior research engineer in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Stanford University.
His research focuses on implementing high-integrity air navigation systems. He is active in the international standards bodies coordinating the use of Global Navigation Satellite Systems to implement these systems.
He was awarded the ION Thurlow and Kepler awards. He is also a fellow of the ION and has served as its president.