Dr. Grace Young
Marine Biologist / Research Engineer / Aquanaut / ML Specialist
An avid diver, sailor, and National Geographic Explorer, Grace is passionate about developing new technologies to better understand and protect the ocean. Prior to X, she helped build submersible and aerial robots to monitor marine protected areas, survey endangered species, and create 3D maps tracking climate change’s impact. At X, Grace is a Research Engineer on Tidal, where she mixes her background in marine biology and software engineering on a near daily basis. So far, she’s helped to create a system of underwater cameras and machine perception tools to bring better visibility and protection to our ocean’s ecosystems.