BSE in Materials Science, University of Pennsylvania; MSc and PhD in Materials Science, UC Berkeley. Nearly a decade of experience in thermoelectrics and one of the industry's top experts and leaders. Former positions at X/Seed Capital, IBM and General Motors. Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Alphabet Energy. Thought leader in waste-heat recovery and energy efficiency. 2008, showed work entitled "Rules of Six" in the show "Design and the Elastic Mind", Museum of Modern Art, New York City. Holder of 12 patents issued and pending. Author of more than a dozen peer-reviewed papers and conference proceedings. Awarded Forbes 30 Under 30 (2012).