- Professor, Princeton University, USA
Lynn Loo is the Theodora D. '78 and William H. Walton III '74 Professor in Chemical & Biological Engineering at Princeton University. Her research focuses on the development of advanced materials for low-cost, lightweight and scalable plastic circuits and solar cells. With a recent stint at NewWorld Capital Group, a private equity firm that focuses on investments in environmental opportunities, her research has expanded to include macro-energy systems analysis and carbon balance for processes that generate liquid fuels. Loo co-founded and led Princeton E-ffiliates Partnership, the flagship corporate affiliates program to promote technology transfer and facilitate teacher-student-practitioner interactions from 2011-2015. Loo is Fellow of the American Physical Society and has been recognized as a Top 100 Young Innovator by MIT's Technology Review, with the Alan P. Colburn Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and a Sloan Fellowship, among other accolades. She received her PhD from Princeton University in 2001.