T. Swager is the winner of the The Centenary Prize 2012, which is awarded by The Royal Society of Chemistry in the United Kingdom to outstanding chemists, who are also exceptional communicators, from overseas to give lectures in the British Isles. Prof Swager will be awarded the prize on November 9, 2012.
E. Yablonovitch was elected to be one of the 220 new members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, which has a 230-plus year history of recognizing some of the world’s most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers, artists, and civic, corporate, and philanthropic leaders. Prof Yablonovitch will be inducted at a ceremony on October 6, at the Academy’s headquarters in Cambridge, MA.
E. Yablonovitch is the recipient of the 2012 IEEE Photonics Award, to be awarded in Sep 2012.
S. Salahuddin will be honored with the IEEE Nanotechnology Council’s 2012 Early Career Award at the annual IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology in Birmingham, United Kingdom in Aug 2012.
A. Lakhani received the Ross N. Tucker Memorial Award, for superior work and scholarship in the characterization, development and/or use of semiconductor, magnetic, optical or electronic materials, in May 2012.
A. Khan and C. W. Yeung were selected as the winner of Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2012 in May 2012.
V. Rangari was awarded the 2012 Russell Brown Award for Excellence in Scientific Research in April 2012.
C. Hu was awarded the Honorary Doctorate Award by the National Chiao Tung University in April 2012.
T. J. King Liu is the recipient of the 2012 Intel Outstanding Researcher Award in Nanotechnology that recognizes truly outstanding contributions by researchers funded by Intel’s Semiconductor Technology Council and associated Strategic Research Sectors (SRS) in April 2012.
J. A. del Alamo was awarded the 2012 Intel Outstanding Researcher Award in Emerging Research Devices in March 2012.
S. Salahuddin was awarded the NSF Career Award in Jan 2012.
V. Bulovic shares the 2011 SEMI Award for North America with the team at QD Vision.
C. Hu is the recipient of the ISDRS 2011 van der Ziel Award, awarded in Dec 2011.
J. Hoyt and E. Fitzgerald are the co-recipients of the 2011 IEEE Andrew Grove Award, awarded in Dec 2011.
C. Hu received the Distinguished Alunmni Award from National Taiwan University in Nov 2011.
E. Yablonovitch received a Doctor of Engineering honoris causa from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in Nov 2011.
R. Ramesh has been added to The National Academy of Engineering's rank in October 2011 for his contributions to the science and technology of functional complex oxide materials.
S. Artis received the 2011 Apprentice Faculty Grant (AFG) for Educational Research and Methods (ERM), Division of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) in Jun 2011.
T. J. King Liu was awarded the 2011 Thomas D. Callinan Award by the Electrochemical Society Dielectric Science and Technology Division in May 2011.
M. C. Wu was appointed to Nortel Networks Distinguished Professorship Endowed Chair in EECS at University of California Berkeley, for a five year term effective Jul 2011.
C. Hu was awarded the Berkeley Citation by University of California, Berkeley in Apr 2011.
C. Hu was awarded the University Research Award by Semiconductor Industry Association in Mar 2011.
C. Chang-Hasnain received the IEEE David Sarnoff Award in Feb 2011.
C. Hu received the Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award of CIE-USA in Feb 2011.
T. J. King Liu and Elad Alon received the Jack Raper Award for Outstanding Technology – Directions in Feb 2011.
T. J. King Liu received the IEEE Kiyo Tomiyasu Award in Dec 2010.
E. Yablonovitch received the Mountbatten Medal from IET (UK) in Dec 2010.
E. Yablonovitch became the James & Katherine Lau Chair Professor effective Dec 2010.