- David Bradwell MNG ’06, a doctoral candidate in Professor Donald Sadoway’s lab, was selected for his efforts to build a cheap, reliable battery that could store renewable energy.
- Timothy Lu ’03, MNG ’03, PhD ’08, an assistant professor of electrical engineering and computer science and a member of the Research Laboratory of Electronics, was recognized for engineering viruses to destroy biofilms.
- Jacob Hanna, a fellow at the Whitehead Institute, was named to the list for his work in reprogramming cells to combat diseases;
- Philip Low, a research affiliate in the MIT Media Lab's Synthetic Neurobiology group, was cited for his work on portable devices for monitoring brain activity.
Bradwell, Hanna, Lu, Low and the other TR35 winners for 2010 will be featured in the September/October issue of Technology Review and online at www.technologyreview.com/tr35/. In addition, the EmTech@MIT 2010 Conference, to be held Sept. 21-23 at MIT, will honor the winners with a dedicated awards ceremony and in a series of “Meet the TR35” presentations.
Additional information about past and present TR35 winners and judges is available at www.technologyreview.com/tr35/. For more information about EmTech@MIT 2010 please visit: http://www.technologyreview.com/emtech.