Category Archives: Q&A

Q&A with Geoff Deane on SmartPlanet


Geoff Deane, the Vice President and General Manager of Intellectual Ventures Laboratory, was interviewed for a recent feature by Christie Nicholson for SmartPlanet. Ms. Nicholson is a freelance science journalist who hosts the podcasts “60-Second Mind” and “60-Second Science” for Scientific American. In the interview, Geoff discusses some of the most exciting IV Lab projects […]

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Staff Spotlight: Mike Vinton


Q: What is your background and more specifically, what accomplishments have led you to Intellectual Ventures Laboratory? A: My work at IV Lab is a culmination of the work I have been doing for the past 41 years. I went from building things as a little kid, to high school shop class, to eventually enrolling in […]

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Staff Spotlight: Ben Wilson PhD


Q:  What is your background or specialty and what unique skill set do you bring to IV Lab? A: I have a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington, where I focused on optics, specifically a field called nanophotonics.  Nanophotonics is the study of the interaction of light with particles or systems on […]

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Q&A: Five Good Questions


Curious about something at IV Lab? We want to know about it. Whether it’s through Facebook, Twitter or email, let us know what burning questions you have about what happens inside these walls, or our opinion about what’s going on outside of them. We recently rounded up some of the most common questions we hear […]

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