Jack Andraka

1997 - Today

Jack Andraka

Jack Thomas Andraka (born January 8, 1997) is an American scientist, inventor, and cancer researcher. As a high school student, he won the grand prize at the 2012 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair with a method to possibly detect the early stages of pancreatic and other cancers. His work has been questioned by some scientists and writers because it has not been published in a peer-reviewed scientific journal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Andraka has received more than 476,249 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 322nd most popular inventor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 480k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 26.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.44

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among inventors, Jack Andraka ranks 322 out of 323Before him are Elizabeth Holmes, Stanford R. Ovshinsky, Arunachalam Muruganantham, Jarkko Oikarinen, Tony Fadell, and George Hotz. After him are Simone Giertz.

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Among people born in 1997, Jack Andraka ranks 110Before him are Toni Lato, Lonzo Ball, Lucas Tousart, Jorge Meré, Ana Konjuh, and Pablo Maffeo. After him are Sebastian Samuelsson, Maxime Lopez, Taylor Fritz, Jorja Smith, Connor McDavid, and Adam Armstrong.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack Andraka ranks 11,105 out of 12,171Before him are Kyle Anderson (1993), Sarah Hughes (1985), Leon Thomas III (1993), Juwan Howard (1973), Alex Meraz (1985), and Michelle Stafford (1965). After him are Avery Bradley (1990), Andrew Talansky (1988), Tasha Reign (1989), Jillian Hall (1980), Chris Armas (1972), and Luke Kleintank (1990).

Among INVENTORS In United States

Among inventors born in United States, Jack Andraka ranks 86Before him are Almon Brown Strowger (1839), Dean Kamen (1951), Marc Andreessen (1971), Stanford R. Ovshinsky (1922), Tony Fadell (1969), and George Hotz (1989).