Young Innovators Under 35

Posted on September 8, 2006  Comments (1)

2006 – 35 Young Innovators Under 35 from MIT’s Technology Review:

Includes: Apostolos Argyris, disguising data as noise; Jeffrey Bode, Peptide “Legos” to make new drugs; Christopher Voigt, A vision in bacteria; Michael Wong, Cleaning up with nanoparticles

With some 300,000 hazardous-waste sites scattered across the United States, cleaning up contaminated soil and groundwater is a daunting challenge. Chemical engineer Michael Wong is taking on toxic waste with tiny particles that can break down organic pollutants more quickly, and perhaps less expensively, than existing technologies.

Related: Nominate for next yearMacArthur Fellows

One Response to “Young Innovators Under 35”

  1. CuriousCat: Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers
    February 27th, 2008 @ 6:15 pm

    “Nine federal departments and agencies annually nominate scientists and engineers who are at the start of their independent careers and whose work shows exceptional promise for leadership at the frontiers of scientific knowledge…”

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