Dr. Timothy P. Barber

Education:

  • 1996. Princeton University, PhD, Mathematics.
  • 1991. University of Virginia, BA, Philosophy/Physics.

Expertise:

  • Machine learning - automated reasoning, strategy abstraction, graph algorithms.
  • Financial networks - credit card industry, online fraud detection, cryptography.
  • Social networks - virtual ecosystems, microeconomy management.

Roles:

  • 2010-2014. Director of Machine Cognition at 2AI Labs. At 2AI I diagnose the algorithms that underlie the uniquely human capacity for abstract reasoning. [video]
  • 2012-2014. Director at O2A LLC. A performance optics company, and maker of O2Amp eyewear. Recently featured on ABC News and Discovery Channel [ffwd to 3:50].
  • 1998-2011. Founder of Keynetics. At Keynetics I created and deployed technology for thwarting human mischief in the anonymous realm of electronic commerce.
  • 2006-2009. Creator of Kount. Chief Scientist. Kount is the leading real-time retail artificial intelligence suite, enabling hundreds of top-tier online merchants to boost sales while virtually eliminating fraud. Kount AI evaulated over 100,000,000 live tranasctions in 2013.
  • 1998-2007. Creator of ClickBank. Chief Scientist. ClickBank is the trusted sales and marketing engine powering worldwide commerce for 10,000 of the world's most cutting edge infopreneurs. Sales to date in excess of $2 billion.
  • 1992-1997. Scientist at IDA-CCR. The NSA task force noted in the film "A Beautiful Mind".
  • 1990-1991. Scientist at NSA.

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Issued Patents:
  • 06/11/2013 Method for fast component enumeration in graphs with implicit edges
  • 05/28/2013 Secure transfer of value via electronic stamp
  • 04/16/2013 Secure, closed-loop electronic transfer of money
  • 10/23/2012 Method And System For Creation And Verification Of Anonymous Digital Credentials
  • 04/03/2012 Proxy piercing for identifying address of and marketing to a user device involved in an online transaction
  • 03/27/2012 Collecting information regarding consumer click-through traffic
  • 03/20/2012 Establishing unique sessions for DNS subscribers
  • 09/20/2011 Method for secure, closed-loop money transfer via electronic mail
  • 06/07/2011 Establishing unique sessions for DNS subscribers
  • 05/03/2011 Online machine data collection and archiving process
  • 07/09/2009 Method and System for Creation and Validation of Anonymous Digital Credentials
  • 06/23/2009 Method for billing for services delivered over a computer network
  • 02/12/2009 System and method for establishing unique sessions for DNS subscribers
  • 11/27/2008 System and Method for Centrally Collecting Real-Time Information Regarding Consumer Click-Through Traffic
  • 02/12/2008 Online machine data collection and archiving process
  • 02/19/2002 Architecture for access over a network to pay-per-view information
  • 09/11/2001 Method and architecture for multi-level commissioned advertising on a computer network
  • 12/05/2000 Bandwidth-preserving method of charging for pay-per-access information on a network
  • 07/27/1999 Method of charging for pay-per-access information over a network
  • 04/28/1998 Method and apparatus for efficient threshold inference

 

 

 

 

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Favorite Films:

  • Gravity (2013), Life of Pi (2012), End of Watch (2012), Spider-Man (2012), Ted (2012) Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Thor (2011), Adjustment Bureau (2011), The Thing (2011), The Town (2010), Up (2009), Moon (2009), Zombieland (2009), Avatar (2009), Inglourious Basterds (2009), Star Trek (2009), WALL·E (2008), Iron Man (2008), The Dark Knight (2008), I Am Legend (2007), Ratatouille (2007), Superbad (2007), Casino Royale (2006), Borat (2006), Talladega Nights (2006), Batman Begins (2005), Wedding Crashers (2005), Mean Girls (2004), I Robot (2004), 50 First Dates (2004), Team America (2004) Lost In Translation (2003), Finding Nemo (2003), Old School (2003), Kangaroo Jack (2003), 28 Days Later (2002), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Minority Report (2002), Lord of the Rings (2001-3), Winged Migration (2001), Joe Dirt (2001), Best in Show (2000), Gladiator (2000), Castaway (2000), Unbreakable (2000), The Beach (2000), The Sixth Sense (1999), Deep Blue Sea (1999), Office Space (1999), The Wedding Singer (1998), The Truman Show (1998), Something About Mary (1998), Wild Things (1998), The Devil's Advocate (1997), The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997), Cube (1997), Jurassic Park II (1997), The Game (1997), Mouse Hunt (1997), The English Patient (1996), Cable Guy (1996), Kingpin (1996), Tommy Boy (1995), The Usual Suspects (1995), Forrest Gump (1994), Pulp Fiction (1994), Clerks (1994), Legends of the Fall (1994), Shawshank Redemption (1994), Dumb and Dumber (1994), True Romance (1993), Falling Down (1993), Homeward Bound (1993), Groundhog Day (1993), My Cousin Vinny (1992), Tremors (1990), The Gods Must be Crazy II (1989), Weekend at Bernies (1989), Abyss (1989), Christmas Vacation (1989), When Harry Met Sally (1989), Heathers (1988), Diehard (1988), The Naked Gun (1988), Coming To America (1988), The Princess Bride (1987), Predator (1987), Crocodile Dundee (1986), Back to the Future (1985), Terminator (1984), Ghostbusters (1984), This is Spinal Tap (1984), Trading Places (1983), War Games (1983), Wrath of Khan (1982), Stripes (1981), For Your Eyes Only (1981), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), The Gods Must be Crazy (1980), Caddyshack (1980), Flash Gordon (1980), Airplane (1980), Life of Brian (1979), The Jerk (1979), Alien (1979), Star Wars (1977), The Car (1977), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Saturday Night Fever (1977), Jaws (1975), Young Frankenstein (1974), Blazing Saddles (1974), Westworld (1973), Planet of the Apes (1968), The Good the Bad and the Ugly (1966).
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