David Scott Kittle received his doctorate from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University in May 2013, where he worked on computational imaging systems under David J. Brady, PhD. Kittle received his bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering from Walla Walla University in 2005. He worked for the Loma Linda University Department of Radiation Medicine under Robert Pearlstein, MD (Neurosurgery, Duke University School of Medicine), prior to beginning graduate school at Duke University. Kittle joined the Department of Neurosurgery under Keith Black, MD, at Cedars-Sinai in September 2013. His publications include conference papers and demonstrations (10), journal articles (16) and U.S. patents (2).