The FlashLapse team brings years of experience and expertise in fields including scientific research, STEM education, graphic design, programming, and web development.  We are committed to promoting science education in a way that is accessible and innovative for students.

Dr. Richard Barker

Dr. Richard Barker is the managing director and co-founder of FlashLapse.  He is NASA funded plant biology/bioinformatics researcher at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a BBSRC trained entrepreneur.

Xinyu Miao

Xinyu Miao is a research & development engineer and co-founder of FlashLapse.  He is an undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison who specialized in software and CAD design.