Krishan Luthra

Published 3:13 pm Thursday, May 14, 2015

In this Oct. 9, 2014 photo, General Electric Chief Scientist Krishan Luthra poses with Thomas Edison’s desk at GE Global Research, in NIskayuna, N.Y. Luthra’s three decade-long effort to invent a tough and light new material is helping GE attract aircraft engine orders worth billions of dollars.(AP Photo/Mike Groll)