Nathan Pinney, PhD

Nathan Pinney, PhD

Co-founder, Chief Scientist

As Co-Founder and Chief Scientist, Nathan Pinney is responsible for the development and deployment of LineVision’s hardware and software systems. Nathan and his development team oversee data collection from LineVision’s growing global power sensor network and the analytics that convert data into actionable intelligence for LineVision’s clients.

Nathan began working with overhead line monitoring technology while working as Senior Research Scientist with Genscape, the leading provider of real-time data and intelligence for energy markets, prior to co-founding LineVision. Nathan completed his PhD with the University of Wisconsin’s Computational Materials Group in 2013 where his research focused on simulating the thermodynamics of iron and aluminum oxyhydroxide mineral interactions with groundwater systems.  Nathan also earned a BS in Physics from the University of Kentucky.

Nathan lives in New Albany, IN and in his free time enjoys woodworking, tandem cycling with his wife, and native-species gardening.  He is the President of Falls City Community BikeWorks, a 501c3 non-profit community bicycle shop in Louisville, KY that provides expert bike repair guidance and free access to repair tools and supplies for the Louisville Metro area.