Category: 2019 inductees

Michael Bass

Michael Bass, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus College of Optics and Photonics/CREOL/FPCE University of Central Florida 34 U.S. Patents Michael Bass is Professor Emeritus at CREOL, the College of Optics and Photonics at the University of...

Joanna S. Fowler

Joanna S. Fowler, Ph.D. Senior Chemist Emeritus Former Director, PET Program Brookhaven National Laboratory Graduate, University of South Florida 8 U.S. Patents Joanna Fowler a native Floridian, University of South Florida (USF) alumna, and...

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr Inventor and Oscar-nominated Actress 1914-2000 1 U.S. Patent Hedy Lamarr, born Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler, was an Oscar-nominated Hollywood film star, and more importantly, a natural inventor. In 1981, she retired to...

Thomas A. Lipo

Thomas A. Lipo, Ph.D. Research Professor Center for Advanced Power Systems Florida State University 45 U.S. Patents Thomas Lipo, Research Professor at Florida State University’s (FSU) Center for Advanced Power Systems (CAPS) whose pioneering...

Alan F. List

Alan F. List, M.D. President and CEO H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute Professor, Department of Oncologic Sciences College of Medicine University of South Florida 6 U.S. Patents Alan List, president and...

Chris A. Malachowsky

Chris A. Malachowsky Co-Founder and Senior Vice President NVIDIA Graduate, University of Florida 35 U.S. Patents Chris Malachowsky is a University of Florida (UF) alumnus and co-founder of Fortune 1000 company NVIDIA who invented...

Luther George Simjian

Luther George Simjian Founder Reflectone Inc. 1905-1997 200+ U.S. Patents Luther G. Simjian was a prolific inventor and pioneer in the concept of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs). He is also recognized for his many...

Richard A. Yost

Richard A. Yost, Ph.D. Colonel Allen R. and Margaret G. Crow Professor Head of Analytical Chemistry Professor of Pathology, Immunology, and Laboratory Medicine Professor of Natural Resources and the Environment Director, Southeast Center for...