Jamie Hyneman
#153646 Overall Influence

Jamie Hyneman

American special effects specialist and television host

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James Franklin Hyneman is an American special effects expert who is best known as the co-host of the television series MythBusters alongside Adam Savage. He is also the owner of M5 Industries, the special effects workshop where MythBusters was filmed. He is known among Robot Wars devotees for his robot entry Blendo, which was deemed too dangerous for entry in the competition. He is the inventor of the Sentry, an unmanned firefighting robotic vehicle. He is also one of the designers of the aerial cable robotic camera system Wavecam used in sports and entertainment events.

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Indiana University

University system, Indiana, U.S.

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#10559 World Rank
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#12474 World Rank
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#16590 World Rank
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