Since 1999, the editors of Technology Review have honored the young innovators whose inventions and research we find most exciting; today that collection is the TR35, a list of technologists and scientists, all under the age of 35. Their work--spanning medicine, computing, communications, electronics, nanotechnology, and more--is changing our world.
2006 Innovator of the Year: Joshua Schachter
2006 Humanitarian of the Year: Christina Galitsky
Disguising data as noise
His passion is finding ways to connect mobile devices, sensors, and robots directly--without the need for a base station. It's called "ad hoc" networking.
Making screens crystal clear
Better virtual crash dummies
Simple technologies save energy and lives