Robert Langer receives National Medal of Technology and Innovation
MIT professor Robert Langer was named a recipient of one of the highest national honors in science, engineering and innovation, the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, this year.
Langer has authored about 1,200 published research papers and holds more than 800 scientific patents issued and pending. His recent research includes the development of a polymer-based, drug-delivery systems.
This gallery highlights some of Langer’s inventions, from artificial skin creation to frizzy hair solutions.