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Kurt Przybilla

 

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PROFILE

Kurt Przybilla is an inventor, writer, producer, and educator. He is co-creator, writer and producer of the Molecularium Project at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute where he has produced and co-written Molecules to the MAX!, a 3D animated film for Giant Screen IMAX theaters, Molecularium, a digital dome feature, and NanoSpace, a game-based online theme park to teach kids about atoms and molecules. He invented Tetra Tops®, the world’s first spinning top with more than one axis of spin, which were inspired by the works of Buckminster Fuller and have been featured in the New York Times, Popular Science, Baby Einstein, Child and Discover Magazine, as well as at the Smithsonian Institute. He is also co-founder of the Bamboo Institute which seeks to develop and design innovative ways to utilize bamboo to help solve a wide range of problems facing our planet.

NANO INTEREST AREAS:

Nanoscale phenomena


 
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