Dean Keiswetter is a Chief Scientist and Program Director at Acorn Science and Innovation. Dean’s research focus is on the development of methods and technologies for the classification of buried munitions and the integration of quality systems and products to the data analysis workflow. He has served as the Principal Investigator for 15+ basic and applied, SERDP and ESTCP-funded research projects since 1995; including, the Project of the Year for the SERDP in 2012.

Dean has twenty-two years of digital data processing and imaging experience in the Earth Science space. He earned a bachelor's degree in Geology from Fort Hays State University, a master's and doctoral degree in Geophysics from Kansas University, and an M.B.A. from Kenan Flagler School of Business, University of North Carolina.