ORG Force10 Networks, Inc. Title Vice President of Technology, Chief Scientist BIO Joel Goergen is Chief Scientist for Force10 Networks, Inc. Joel has over 18 years research in high speed analog signaling with Force10 Networks, Bell Labs, Ascend Communications, Transition Networks, and MTS Systems. He received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.A. in Mathematics from St. Cloud State University. He actively participates in IEEE802.3 LAN Standards and OIForum, focusing in research that leads to fast, narrow copper or optical interfaces. His latest industry research is the SDD21 baseline channel model referenced by the IEEE802.3AP back plane working group.