About Professor H. T. Soh
Dr. H. Tom Soh is a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Radiology at Stanford University. He earned his B.S. with a double major in Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science with Distinction from Cornell University, and his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford. Between 1999 and 2003, he served as a technical manager of MEMS device research group at Bell Laboratories and Agere Systems. Between 2003 and 2015, he was the Ruth Garland Professor at UC-Santa Barbara (UCSB) in the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Materials. His laboratory develops synthetic biomaterials and biosensors. He has published over 100 journal articles in these fields, which have been widely cited. He is a recipient of a number of prestigious awards including MIT Technology Review’s “TR 100” Award (2002), ONR Young Investigator Award (2004), Beckman Young Investigator Award (2005), ALA Innovator Award (2009), NIH Director’s TR01 Award (2009), John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship (2010), NIH Edward Nagy Award (2011), and Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship (2012). He is a Chan-Zuckerberg Investigator and a member of the National Academy of Inventors.
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