19. Susan Olesik
The Power List 2019 – Top 20
Professor, Ohio State University, USA.
Career highlight: We used a GC column that was a part of the Cassini-Huygens probe to sample the atmosphere of Titan, Saturn’s biggest moon.
Exciting recent development: We discovered a way to improve the detection limits for K-Ras proteins, which act as biomarkers for various human cancers.
Nominator comment:“She is an innovator, discreetly forging her own path in separation science.”