Justin John leads the Controls & Optimization team at GE’s Research Center. His team is responsible for developing advanced controls hardware, software, optimization algorithms and physics-based models to improve the performance and cybersecurity of GE assets. Justin is also leading the Resilient Cyber Physical Systems campaign working with the government with missions focused on communications (5G), cybersecurity, controls and high assurance systems.
Prior to joining the Research Center in 2014, he was a Technical Leader with the Controls team at GE Energy tasked with creating high fidelity power plant models which were used for design, controls and operability validation. Justin has spent a large portion of his career developing advanced controls and models for large combined cycle power plants.
He holds a M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.