Daniel Sattel received his Vordiplom from Universitaet Karlsruhe, Germany in 1986 and a M.Sc. from Oregon State University, U.S.A. in 1990, working on the interpretation of seismic refraction data.
He holds a Ph.D. in geophysics from Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia, where he specialized in electromagnetics. He worked for World Geoscience/Fugro Airborne Surveys in Perth from 1996-2004, where he was involved in the development of EM software and the interpretation of airborne EM data.
In 2004 he moved to Golden, Colorado, from where he works as an independent consulting geophysicist. During his spare time Daniel can be found on his road bike or snowboard in the Alps or Rockies.