Managing director, the Foundry Group
Co-Founder and CEO, Wetpaint
Founding Director, Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center
Chair, Department of Chemical Physiology, The Scripps Research Institute; Co-director, Center for Physiological Proteomics, The Scripps Research Institute
From innovations in military armor to the ambition of clean energy through fusion, shock-wave physics research is at the core of many scientific advances vital to our nation’s security. Yogendra Gupta and his colleagues in the Institute for Shock Physics at WSU are at the forefront of this research, compressing materials to extreme pressures in a billionth of a second (or less) to learn what happens. Event details and registration information here.