Arno Penzias

Technical Member of the Advisory Board at Terrajoule Corp.

Arno Penzias

Arno Penzias

Technical Member of the Advisory Board at Terrajoule Corp.

Overview
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2279

Primary Location

Highland Park, NJ

Number of Boards

11

Birthday

04/26/1933 - Munich, Germany

Age

88

Number of Awards

3

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Managing General Partner at New Enterprise Associates, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Innoviva, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Institute for Systems Biology

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Executive Director at National Academy of Sciences

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Co-Founder at Solar Junction Corp.

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Founding Member at Hillcrest Laboratories, Inc.

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Chairman-Pharmacology Department at Yale University - Yale School of Medicine

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General Partner at New Enterprise Associates, Inc.

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Distinguished Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry at The University of Colorado

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Co-Founder at Genetics Institute LLC

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Technical Member of the Advisory Board at Terrajoule Corp.
Education
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Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.

BS

The City College of New York (CCNY), the first college of The City University of New York (CUNY), is a comprehensive teaching, research, and service institution dedicated to accessibility and excellence in undergraduate and graduate education.

Memberships
Member
Current

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) formed the Committee on International Security and Arms Control (CISAC) in 1980 as a permanent committee to bring the resources of the Academy to bear on critical problems of international security and arms control. CISAC, in the Policy and Global Affairs Division, draws from the nation’s finest scientific, technical, engineering and medical talent to advise the government, contribute to the work of non-governmental organizations, and inform the public about scientific and technical issues related to international security and arms control. CISAC’s work benefits from a rotating membership of distinguished scientists, policy and military experts. The Committee carries out its mandate through a variety of activities that receive financial support from public and private sponsors.

Member
Current

Founded in 1964, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) is a private, independent, nonprofit institution that provides engineering leadership in service to the nation. The mission of the National Academy of Engineering is to advance the well-being of the nation by promoting a vibrant engineering profession and by marshalling the expertise and insights of eminent engineers to provide independent advice to the federal government on matters involving engineering and technology.

Career History
Technical Member of the Advisory Board
Current

Terrajoule Corp. provides energy storage solutions. It distributes solar energy with proprietary power and storage technology. The firm develops applications in the industrial and agricultural sectors. The company was founded by Stephen James Bisset, Robert Charles Mierisch, and David Henkel-Wallace in 2009 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

Venture Partner
1997 - Prior

New Enterprise Associates seeks invests in companies located across the globe. The firm targets companies operating in the fields of technology (software & services, systems, consumer & internet, energy), healthcare (biopharms, devices, services). The firm provides financing for seed, early and growth stage capital requirements.

Vice President & Chief Scientist
Prior - 1996

Bell Laboratories provides research and development services. It provides communications technologies including transistors, digital networking, signal processing, lasers and fiber-optic communications systems, communication satellites, cellular telephony, electronic switching of calls, touch-tone dialing and modems. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Murray Hill, NJ.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Advisors
Current

Teneros, Inc. provides software-as-a-service email continuity, security, and archiving solutions. It specializes in messaging technology, application continuity appliances and disaster recovery appliances. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.

Director
Prior

Konarka Technologies, Inc. developed nano-enabled polymer photovoltaic materials. The company was founded in 2001 and was headquartered in Lowell, MA.

Director
Prior

Glacier Bay, Inc. was manufactures marine refrigeration systems. The company was founded in 1990 and headquartered in Union City, CA.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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2007

The New Israel Fund (New York) provides grants and technical assistance to organizations in Israel. It focus on liberal democracy, including freedom of speech and minority rights, and to fight inequality, injustice, and extremism. The company was founded by Jonathan Cohen and Eleonor Friedman Cohen in 1979 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

$1 - $999
2006

Founded in 1964, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) is a private, independent, nonprofit institution that provides engineering leadership in service to the nation. The mission of the National Academy of Engineering is to advance the well-being of the nation by promoting a vibrant engineering profession and by marshalling the expertise and insights of eminent engineers to provide independent advice to the federal government on matters involving engineering and technology.

Political Donations
$250
2010

Former Senator from California

$500
2006

Former Senator from Connecticut

$500
2005

Representative from Ohio's 10th Congressional District

Transactions
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Xplore Technologies Corp. purchases Motion Computing, Inc. from Institutional Venture Partners, SVB Capital, New Enterprise Associates, Inc., Enhanced Capital , G-51 Capital Management LLC, Gold Hill Capital Management LLC

Investments
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U4EA Wireless, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets and sells Wi-Fi networking equipment. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Fremont, CA.

Awards & Honors
1998
Industrial Research Institute - IRI Medal
Nobel Prize in Physics
Award of Excellence
Events
Speaker
Los Angeles, CA, United States
2007 Milken Institute Global Conference

The 2007 Milken Institute Global Conference brings together some of the most extraordinary people in the world - from entrepreneurs and executives to philanthropists, scientists and Nobel laureates. Together they explore solutions to today's most pressing social, political and economic challenges.

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