Angela Belcher
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Germeshausen Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, and Biological Engineering

In 2006, Angela Belcher was named 2006 Research Leader of the Year and a member of the Scientific American 50," the magazine's annual list of individuals, teams, companies and other organizations whose accomplishments demonstrate outstanding technological leadership. Belcher was recognized for "the use of custom-evolved viruses to advance nanotechnology," according to the magazine.

Belcher won a MacArthur Fellowship Award in 2004 and has also received the Presidential Early Career Award in Science and Engineering (2000), and the Du Pont Young Investigators Award (1999).

Prior to MIT, Belcher was an associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Texas, Austin. She received her B.S. in 1991 from the University of California, Santa Barbara and her Ph.D. from the same institution in 1997.


Lectures:

lecture
flag The Role of New Technologies in a Sustainable Energy Economy
as author at  MIT Energy Short Course,
together with: Daniel Nocera,
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flag The Role of New Technologies in a Sustainable Energy Economy
as author at  MIT World Series: Soap Box,
together with: Daniel Nocera,
189 views
lecture
flag Bioengineering at MIT: Building Bridges Between the Sciences, Engineering and Health Care (Part One)
as author at  MIT World Series: Technology Day 2005,
together with: Douglas Lauffenburger, Linda G. Griffith,
82 views