Research Engineer with the Applied Research Laboratory at The Pennsylvania State University with over 20 years of experience in algorithm development and embedded monitoring systems. He holds an M.S. and B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Pennsylvania State University. Mr. Lebold leads several multi-disciplinary research and development projects in the areas of algorithm development and user interface design for machinery diagnostics and prognostic systems. He has designed and developed numerous custom test and measurement systems as well as embedded wireless data acquisition systems for machinery health monitoring. His current research involves gear, bearing, and shaft diagnostics and prognostics algorithm development in addition to the development diesel engine health assessment systems.