Daniel Fletcher

Daniel Fletcher

Principle Investigator: CellScope

Dan Fletcher is an Associate Professor in the Bioengineering Department and Biophysics Program at the University of California, Berkeley, where his research focuses on the development of biomedical devices and the study of cell movements in health and disease. Dr. Fletcher received a B.S.E. from Princeton University and a D.Phil. from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He received a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University as an NSF Graduate Research Fellow and was a Postdoctoral Fellow in Biochemistry at the Stanford University School of Medicine. His research has received an NSF CAREER Award, a National Inventors Hall of Fame Collegiate Award, multiple patents, and was named “Best of What’s New” by Popular Science magazine. Dr. Fletcher is also Deputy Director of the Physical Biosciences Division of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL), Faculty Affiliate of the QB3 and CITRIS Institutes, a member of the Nanoscale Science and Engineering Group, and was recently named a White House Fellow.


High Order Bit
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom Level:
Brady Forrest (O'Reilly Media, Inc.), Bre Pettis (MakerBot Industries), Daniel Fletcher (CellScope), Rolf Herken (mental images GmbH), Jacquelyn Ford Morie (USC Institute for Creative Technologies), Dennis Crowley (foursquare)
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High Order Ignite is a session of rapid-fire presentations that highlight companies and technologies that may well change the world. A mashup of O’Reilly Media’s community Ignite talks and Web 2's High Order Bits, five hand-selected companies will have exactly 5 minutes on stage. The winner, chosen by sponsor Omidyar Network, will receive a meeting with Pierre Omidyar. Read more.
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  • SAP
  • Juniper Networks
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Ovi by Nokia
  • Intel
  • MySpace.com
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Yahoo! Inc.
  • mental images
  • Answers.com
  • Atigeo
  • Unity Media Group
  • Omidyar Network
  • The Business Insider
  • Government Executive Media Group
  • Mashable
  • Nextgov
  • Topix.net
  • VentureBeat

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