New Jersey Inventors
Hall Of Fame

Awards2009

Hall of Fame

Yvonne Claeys Brill – Pioneer
Innovations in Rocket and Jet Propulsion

Edward C. Taylor, Ph.D.
Development of Molecule “Alimta”

Inventor of the Year

Michael Seul, Ph.D.
Light-controlled Electrokinetic Assembly of Particles near Surfaces

Christos Christodoulatos, Ph.D., George P. Korfiatis, Ph.D., Xiaoguang Meng, Ph.D., Mazakhir Dadachov, Ph.D.
Methods of Preparing a Surface-Activated Titanium Oxide Product for use in Water Treatment

Special Award

Michael J. Flowers
Foldable Personal Mobility Vehicle

Innovators Award

Kamalesh K. Sirkar, Ph.D.
Membrane Separation Technologies

Dr. Raziq Yaqub
Wireless Communications

Effat S. Emamian M.D. & Ali Abdi, Ph.D.
Novel Cross-disciplinary Engineering-Biology Invention

Graduate Student Awards

Chuan-Bi Lin, Ph.D.
Internet Switch Technologies

Ziqian Dong, Ph.D.
Network Switch Architecture

Dipshikha Biswas, Ph.D.
HIV Protease Inhibitors for Treatment of AIDS

Corporate Award

Immunomedics, Inc.
Development of Monoclonal Antibodies

Hoffman La Roche, Inc.
Innovations in Pharmaceuticals and Diagnostics

Advancement of Invention Award

Gil Zweig
High-resolution Low-dose Magnifying Fluoroscope and System

Trustees Award

U.S. State Representative Rush Holt, Ph.D.
Representative Rush Holt, Ph.D., a former physics professor who for nearly a decade served as Assistant Director of the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, spent much of his career on inventive and innovative activities and programs.

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