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K. Eric Drexler

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Kim Eric Drexler (born April 25, 1955) is an American engineer best known for studies of the potential of molecular nanotechnology (MNT), from the 1970s and 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of K. Eric Drexler has received more than 232,265 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). K. Eric Drexler is the 281st most popular engineer (down from 273rd in 2019), the 6,795th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,296th in 2019) and the 30th most popular American Engineer.

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Among engineers, K. Eric Drexler ranks 281 out of 323Before him are Ransom E. Olds, Robert Esnault-Pelterie, Arthur Rudolph, Camille Jenatzy, Peter Schreyer, and Othmar Ammann. After him are Robert Moses, Marcel Alexandre Bertrand, Donald Wills Douglas Sr., Da-Wen Sun, Eilmer of Malmesbury, and Mikhail Tikhonravov.

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Among people born in 1955, K. Eric Drexler ranks 267Before him are Deborra-Lee Furness, Agathonas Iakovidis, John Hinckley Jr., Andrei Gavrilov, Julian Richings, and Kane Hodder. After him are Roberto Pruzzo, Bruno Pezzey, Enzo Ghinazzi, Jeff Perry, Rolf Løvland, and Lee Smolin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, K. Eric Drexler ranks 6,795 out of 18,182Before him are Khandi Alexander (1957), Jacqueline Logan (1904), George Herbig (1920), Frank Silva (1950), Dominique Dunne (1959), and Lea Michele (1986). After him are Polly Holliday (1937), John Fiedler (1925), Carmelo Anthony (1984), Paul Whiteman (1890), Dizzy Reed (1963), and Kate Bosworth (1983).

Among ENGINEERS In United States

Among engineers born in United States, K. Eric Drexler ranks 30Before him are Aron Ralston (1975), Hendrik Wade Bode (1905), Rudy Van Gelder (1924), Frederick Terman (1900), Jack Parsons (1914), and Ransom E. Olds (1864). After him are Robert Moses (1888), Donald Wills Douglas Sr. (1892), Frances Spence (1922), Butler Lampson (1943), Hugh Latimer Dryden (1898), and Robert H. Dennard (1932).