Skip to Content
Uncategorized

2009 TR35 JUDGES

August 18, 2009

Adam Arkin*
Professor of bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley;
Faculty scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

David Berry*
Partner, Flagship Ventures

Vinton G. Cerf
Vice president and chief Internet evangelist, Google

Tanzeem Choudhury*
Assistant professor of computer science, Dartmouth College

James J. Collins*
University professor, Boston University

Peter L. Corsell*
Chief executive officer, GridPoint

Julia R. Greer*
Assistant professor of materials science, Caltech

R. John Hansman Jr.
Professor of aeronautics and astronautics, MIT

Eric Horvitz
Principal researcher and research area manager, Microsoft Research

Joseph Jacobson*
Associate professor of media arts and sciences, MIT

Jeffrey Karp*
Instructor of medicine, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology

Johnny Lee*
Researcher, Microsoft Applied Sciences

Steven H. Low
Professor of computer science and electrical engineering, Caltech

Christopher B. Murray*
Richard Perry University Professor of chemistry and materials science and engineering, University of Pennsylvania

Neil Renninger*
Cofounder and chief technical officer, Amyris Biotechnologies

Aimée Rose*
Principal investigator, ICx Technologies

Micah Siegel*
Managing director, Concept2Company

Adam Smith*
Founder and chief technology officer, Xobni

Chris R. Somerville
Philomathia Professor of Alternative Energy, and director, Energy Biosciences Institute, University of California, Berkeley

JB Straubel*
Chief technical officer, Tesla Motors

Heather (Haitao) Zheng*
Associate professor of computer science, University of California, Santa Barbara

Daphne Zohar*
Founder and managing partner, PureTech Ventures

*Past TR100/TR35 honoree

Deep Dive

Uncategorized

Five poems about the mind

DREAM VENDING MACHINE I feed it coins and watch the spring coil back,the clunk of a vacuum-packed, foil-wrappeddream dropping into the tray. It dispenses all kinds of dreams—bad dreams, good dreams,short nightmares to stave off worse ones, recurring dreams with a teacake marshmallow center.Hardboiled caramel dreams to tuck in your cheek,a bag of orange dreams…

Work reinvented: Tech will drive the office evolution

As organizations navigate a new world of hybrid work, tech innovation will be crucial for employee connection and collaboration.

lucid dreaming concept
lucid dreaming concept

I taught myself to lucid dream. You can too.

We still don’t know much about the experience of being aware that you’re dreaming—but a few researchers think it could help us find out more about how the brain works.

panpsychism concept
panpsychism concept

Is everything in the world a little bit conscious?

The idea that consciousness is widespread is attractive to many for intellectual and, perhaps, also emotional
reasons. But can it be tested? Surprisingly, perhaps it can.

Stay connected

Illustration by Rose WongIllustration by Rose Wong

Get the latest updates from
MIT Technology Review

Discover special offers, top stories, upcoming events, and more.

Thank you for submitting your email!

Explore more newsletters

It looks like something went wrong.

We’re having trouble saving your preferences. Try refreshing this page and updating them one more time. If you continue to get this message, reach out to us at customer-service@technologyreview.com with a list of newsletters you’d like to receive.