|Residence||San Francisco, United States|
|Known for||Nuclear physics, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory|
|Fields||Theoretical physics, Computer science|
Matthias Grabiak grew up in Germany and got his Ph.D. in theoretical physics in 1988 at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität in Frankfurt. From 1989 through 1992 he was a post-doctoral researcher at the Nuclear Physics Group of the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. He then began working in the software industry and is currently employed with Oracle, while still having a continued interest in physics.