Tag: Ph.D

  • Stanford Ph.D. dropout wins ‘environmental Oscar,’ the Earthshot Prize

    Boomitra, a company led by Stanford Ph.D. dropout Aadith Moorthy, won the 2023 Prince William’s Earthshot Prize, the organization announced in November.  Moorthy was pursuing a Ph.D. in battery chemistry when he left Stanford in 2020 to pursue Boomitra, a company that helps to reduce carbon emissions through carbon credits for farmers around the world.…