Robert S. Langer
Dr. Robert S. Langer is the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Department of Chemical Engineering David H. Koch Institute Professor; being an Institute Professor is the highest honor that can be awarded to a faculty member. Dr. Langer has authored over 1,300 articles and holds nearly 1,070 patents worldwide. His patents have been licensed or sublicensed to over 300 pharmaceutical, chemical, biotechnology and medical device companies. He is the most cited engineer in history.