Marc Berndl has been at Google since 2005, has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from McGill University, and is Engineering Lead for Google Accelerated Science. Marc spent eight years in Ads working on auction theory, data analysis as well as experimental design. Within GAS, Marc has established ongoing research efforts in material science, biochemistry, cell biology, and drug screening. His current research includes predictive model semantics, solar thermal energy optimization, aptamer design, and methods of detection, localization and quantification of cellular proteins.