Jacobs will receive Biodiversity Pioneer award

Sat Jul 02, 2011

David Jacobs has been awarded the 2011 Edward O. Wilson Biodiversity Technology Pioneer Award for co-pioneering Leafsnap - the first mobile app for plant identification. This award, presented by the American Computer Museum, honors individuals who contribute to the preservation of biodiversity. His co-pioneers from the Smithsonian Institution and Columbia University would also receive this award.