Terje is a world-renowned scientist in physics and materials science. For more than 25 years, after a successful academic career, Terje has focused on bringing technologies from the laboratory to the product stage, including spectrometers & sensors, MEMS technology, lithium-sulfur batteries, biosensors, and high-power lasers. He is a founder of several start-up companies. He holds a B.S. in physics from MIT and a Ph.D. in physics from UC Berkeley.