The Power List 2016
Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Passion: Integrating the latest and greatest light sources with mass spectrometers.
Pivotal moment: Integrating a laser with a mass spectrometer and seeing new fragment ions for the first time.
Prediction: Routine achievement of high mass accuracy and high resolution at ultra-high mass (in the field of mass spectrometry, of course).