Tim Shedd has spent his career connected with the IT industry designing and cooling the world’s fastest, most demanding CPUs and researching the most efficient ways to manage energy consumption in data centers.
Beginning as a VLSI design engineer for Digital Equipment Corporation, he transitioned to research and teaching, attaining tenure and promotion as an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He has also held roles as an Associate Professor, Supervisor of Entrepreneurship Programs and Director of the Division of Graduate Studies at Florida Polytechnic University.
In 2013 he launched Ebullient, Inc. to commercialize 11 years of laboratory research into what was at the time one of the world’s highest performing, scalable, affordable, liquid cooling systems for data centers.
Shedd has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and an MS and PhD in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.