Materials & Manufacturing: Current Fellows
POWERING THE NEXT-GEN INTERNET OF THINGS
ActiveMEMS is advancing microfabrication of piezoelectric materials and transducers for micro-electromechanical systems manufacturing.
Fellow: Erkan Aktakka
ENABLING 1000X IMPROVEMENTS IN COMPUTING
Aligned Carbon's precision single-walled carbon nanotubes will enable 1000x improvement in computing performance through ultrafast and efficient three-dimensional chips.
Fellows: Cara Beasley and J Provine
GREEN ENZYMES FOR CHEMICAL MANUFACTURING
Aralez Bio uses engineered enzymes to expand the scope of products that can be produced bio-renewably.
Fellow: Christina Boville
ACCELERATING THE FUTURE
Astrileux is developing manufacturing techniques that will dramatically reduce the energy required to produce future integrated circuits.
Fellow: Supriya Jaiswal
PAINTABLE OPTICAL COATINGS
Cypris Materials creates paintable optical coatings that can be used for heat mitigation on the building envelope or serve as a replacement for pigments and dyes.
Fellows: Matthew Ryan and Ryan Pearson
ULTRA-COMPACT IMAGING TECHNOLOGY
FlatCam is developing ultracompact, inexpensive lensless cameras for Internet of Things, microscopy, and other imaging applications.
Fellow: Jesse Adams
DEMOCRATIZING MICRO- AND NANOFABRICATION
Inchfab is a platform enabling fabrication of the next generation of micro- and nanoscale technologies.
Fellows: Parker Gould and Mitchell Hsing
ENABLING TOMORROW'S DEVICES
Laminera is developing a method for low-temperature manufacturing of nanometer scale conductive materials using atomic layer deposition.
Fellow: Lauren Otto
BESPOKE BACTERIA FOR BIOMANUFACTURING
MicroByre domesticates feral bacteria, quickly coaxing them to engineer-ability and establishing them as industrial scale manufacturers of biofuels, antibiotics, and commodity chemicals.
Fellow: Sarah Richardson
ACCESSIBLE MATERIAL ANALYSIS
NuSight Photonics develops optical sensors for material analysis to address global challenges in industries including security, food and drug safety, and health monitoring.
Fellow: Amir Atabaki
INDUSTRIAL-SCALE MANUFACTURING OF NANOMATERIALS
Photia Incorporated is developing technology for industrial-scale manufacturing of 3d nanostructured materials for energy applications.
Fellow: Joe Geddes
Materials & Manufacturing: Alumni
RESHAPING THE PLASTICS INDUSTRY
Mallinda's malleable thermoset resins enable simple and scalable processing of carbon composites with closed-loop, low-energy recyclability.
Fellows: Chris Kaffer and Philip Taynton
FUNCTIONAL 3D PRINTING
polySpectra prints performance parts with tailored form and function in a single step.
Fellow: Raymond Weitekamp
Tierra Biosciences (formerly Synvitrobio) is creating a prototyping environment to rapidly speed up design-build-test cycles for bio-based processes and increase the amount of data collected.
Fellow: Zachary Sun
BIO-CHEMICALS AND FUELS
The Visolis process will enable production of bio-based elastomers, unsaturated polyester resins, super adsorbent polymers, and other products using a variety of feedstocks like agri-residues, dextrose, glycerol and syn-gas.
Fellow: Deepak Dugar