Alexei Marchenkov likes a challenge. In fact, he arguably needs a challenge. Thrives on it, even.
Learn how Erkan Aktakka went from a childhood selling sunflower seeds on the streets of Ankara to launching a venture that could open up new sensor applications in the Internet of Things, a $30 billion market.
Jill Fuss and Steve Yannone are commercializing heat- and acid-stable enzymes—extremophiles—for a wide range of industrial applications.
Dominic Labanowski and Nishita Deka are developing a new type of magnetic sensor that will accurately detect and map brain activity in a system small enough to embed into a helmet.
Kevin Kung is commercializing a mobile reactor that can turn waste biomass into fuels or chemicals, enabling farmers to convert their agricultural waste into revenue.