Cyrus Taylor
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Cyrus Taylor is professor of physics, director of the Physics Entrepreneurship program, and coordinator of science entrepreneurship programs at Case Western Reserve University. He received his BS and PhD in physics from MIT. He has been a John Simon Guggenheim Fellow (1994-1995), a Lilly Foundation Teaching Fellow (1991-1992), and a Harry S. Truman Fellow (1978-1983). A theoretical particle physicist, he has also served as co-spokesman of MiniMax (T-864), a collider experiment at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory.

Taylor has also played an active role in several high-tech start-ups. He is a member of the executive committee of the National Network for Technology Entrepreneurship and Commercialization (N2TEC), and has been named a fellow of the American Physical Society “for providing a new paradigm for graduate education in physics through the creation of an innovative Physics Entrepreneurship Master's Program.”