About Travis Oliphant

Travis is a co-founder of Anaconda Inc and holds a PhD from the Mayo Clinic and BS and MS degrees in mathematics and electrical engineering from Brigham Young University. Since 1997, he has worked extensively with Python for numerical and scientific programming, most notably as the primary developer of the NumPy package, and as a founding contributor of the SciPy package. He is also the author of the definitive Guide to NumPy.

Travis is a board member of Anaconda and advises on furthering the company’s open source projects. He has also served as a director of the Python Software Foundation and as a director of NumFOCUS.