Ajay Bhatt is the co-founder of the Universal Service Bus, popularly known at the USB. This Indian-American computer architect’s creation is found in billions of electronic devices all over the world and has helped smoothen interactions among people from different countries.
Bhatt has also developed several widely used technologies including AGP (Accelerated Graphics Port), PCI Express, Platform Power management architecture and various chipset improvements. He holds 70 US and International patents. Bhatt received The Light of India Award in 2012 for his contributions in advancement of science and technology.
In 2013, he was awarded the Outstanding Achievement in Science & Technology Award at The Asian Awards in London, and the European Inventor Award for leading a team of computer experts at Intel that developed USB technology.