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The National Academy of Inventors has elected two Texas A&M faculty-researchers as fellows for 2015.
The New Jersey-based faculty to have been awarded the fellowship are: Atam P. Dhawan and Somenath Mitra from New Jersey Institute of Technology; Kenneth J. Blank and Anthony M. Lowman from Rowan University; Richard H. Frenkiel and Martin L. Yarmush from Rutgers University; and Yu-Dong Yao from Stevens Institute of Technology.
Arizona State University Regents’ Professor and research scientist Charles Arntzen, Ph.D., has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) elected 12 OSA members to its 2015 NAI Fellows on 15 December 2015.
Two Michigan State University researchers: Anil Jain, a University Distinguished Professor of computer science and engineering, and Ramani Narayan, a University Distinguished Professor of chemical engineering and materials science, have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
Two University of Central Florida researchers this week were named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
Venu Govindaraju, a globally recognized expert in machine learning and pattern recognition, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
As a result of his innovations and their impact on the quality of life, Bowlin from the University of Memphis, recently was elected a 2015 Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
UMass Lowell chemistry professor, Rudolf Faust, who revolutionized the design of stents used to aid heart patients has been nationally recognized for his inventions.
James Wells, PhD, whose pioneering innovations in protein engineering and technologies to identify small molecules to aid in drug discovery have yielded more than 60 patents, launched three companies, and created two UCSF technology centers, has been elected as a fellow to the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
University of Maine mechanical engineering professor Mohsen Shahinpoor has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Richard Soref, a research professor at UMass Boston, was elected as a fellow by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) this week.
The work of Campbell, Lucien Carr III Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, directly affects the speed at which phone calls, text messages, streaming videos and nearly every other major form of communication are sent.
Raj Singh, Sc.D., head of the OSU School of Materials Science and Engineering, Williams Companies Distinguished Chair Professor and director of Energy Technologies programs, was honored recently as an OSU Regents Professor at the University Awards Convocation in Stillwater.
The 2015 class will include Duane Dimos, UTA vice president for research; David Nygren, Presidential Distinguished Professor of Physics; and Kenneth Reifsnider, Presidential Distinguished Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
Professors Emeriti Edith and Patrick McGeer have been recently honoured as 2015 Fellows in The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) from The University of British Columbia, faculty of Medicine.
Kyriacos A. Athanasiou, distinguished professor and chair of biomedical engineering; Bruce Hammock, distinguished professor of entomology; and Saif Islam, professor of electrical and computer engineering.
The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) founder, Florence P. Haseltine, PhD, MD, has been named a National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow.
The University of Melbourne’s Professor Holmes is one of 582 NAI Fellows representing over 190 research universities and governmental and non-profit research institutes.
The National Academy of Inventors has named two University of Georgia faculty members to the 2015 class of NAI Fellows. David Chu, Distinguished Research Professor in the College of Pharmacy, and Wayne Hanna, professor of crop and soil sciences.
University of South Florida professors Selim A. Chacour, David M. Eddy, Dean F. Martin, and G. Douglas Letson have been named 2015 Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
Professor Angela Belcher has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) from MIT.
George Georgiou, Thomas Milner and Jonathan L. Sessler, professors at The University of Texas at Austin, have been named Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Professor So Kwok-fai of the Department of Ophthalmology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, the University of Hong Kong (HKU), has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
H. Vincent Poor, dean of Princeton University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science and the Michael Henry Strater University Professor of Electrical Engineering, has been named a 2015 fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Professor Heloise Anne Pereira has been named a 2016 National Academy of Inventors Fellow, a high professional distinction awarded to academic inventors.
James C. Liao, UCLA’s Ralph M. Parsons Foundation Professor of Chemical Engineering, has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
Caltech professors Harry Atwater, Mark Davis, and Ali Hajimiri have been named as fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
A passion for turning physics experiments into practical technology that benefits the poorest people in the world has earned Professor Chennupati Jagadish, from Australian National University, a prestigious fellowship of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) in the United States.
The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) has named ECE Professor Emeritus Ed Wolf from Cornell, to Fellow status. Professor Wolf spent 15 years in the aerospace industry, first at the Rockwell International Science Center.
Dr. Sanjiv Sam Gambhir has been named a National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow for 2015. Dr. Gambhir is the eighth NAI Fellow from Stanford since its inception.
Dr. Allen Apblett, professor of chemistry at Oklahoma State University, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Five Illinois inventors, including Antonio Facchetti, Tobin Marks, Alan Cramb, Yoginder P. Chugh, and Dean P. Alderucci, were named 2015 NAI fellows.
Nader Engheta, H. Nedwill Ramsey Professor in the Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering at UPenn, has been named a National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow.
University of Arizona inventors Dr. Marvin J. Slepian of the Colleges of Medicine and Engineering and James Wyant of the College of Optical Sciences have been elected as Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
Jahangir S. Rastegar, an associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Stony Brook University, has been named a 2015 Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
John Gore, director of the Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) has named two Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) professors to its 2015 class of Fellows — Milton L. Brown, MD, PhD, and Usha N. Kasid, PhD.
Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati, professor and vice chair in the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of Kentucky, has been elected Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Yong Wang, an internationally known researcher in catalysis and reaction engineering for energy and renewable fuels and chemicals, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
The organization recognized Charles A. Bouman, the Showalter Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Biomedical Engineering; Alyssa Panitch, vice provost for faculty affairs and the Leslie A. Geddes Professor of Biomedical Engineering; and Sherry L. Harbin, a professor of biomedical engineering and basic medical sciences.
Aaron V. Kaplan, MD, professor of Medicine and of Community and Family Medicine at Geisel School of Medicine has been named a 2015 Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Rice University professors Naomi Halas, James Tour and K.C. Nicolaou have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
UConn Health’s Dr. Pramod K. Srivastava has been elected a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Jay Whitacre, a professor of engineering and public policy and materials science and engineering at Carnegie Mellon University, has been named a 2015 Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Somenath Mitra, a distinguished professor of chemistry and environmental science, and Atam Dhawan, a distinguished professor of electrical and computer engineering, were named this week to the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Dr. Christodoulos A. Floudas, director of the Texas A&M Energy Institute and at Texas A&M University, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Stephen J. Benkovic, Evan Pugh Professor of Chemistry and holder of the Eberly Family Chair in Chemistry at Penn State, has been elected as a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
UT San Antonio Vice President for Research C. Mauli Agrawal has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) for his research and innovation in orthopedic and cardiovascular biomaterials and implants.
Founder and Chief Technical Officer, Dr. Ajeet Rohatgi, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
The University of Delaware’s Norman J. Wagner and the late Richard F. Heck have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
A University of Houston scientist has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors in recognition of her work in drug development.
Three Harvard professors and scientists have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors. They are Donald E. Ingber, Jennifer A. Lewis, and Guillermo J. Tearney.
The new members from UC Berkeley are Jasper Rine, a professor of molecular and cell biology, Chenming Hu, a professor in the graduate school of electrical engineering and computer science, and Paul Wright, the A. Martin Berlin Chair in Mechanical Engineering.
Venu Govindaraju, a globally recognized expert in machine learning and pattern recognition, from the University at Buffalo, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
UNM Distinguished Professors Steven R. J. Brueck and C. Jeffrey Brinker were among 168 distinguished innovators elevated to NAI Fellow status.
Roy Curtiss III, a professor in the department of infectious diseases and pathology at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine; and Ann Progulske-Fox, program director and distinguished professor in the department of oral biology at the UF College of Dentistry, are being recognized.
Alan W. Cramb, president of Illinois Institute of Technology, has been elected NAI Fellow by the 2015 National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellows Selection Committee.
Twelve University of California innovators have been elected as fellows to the prestigious National Academy of Inventors for work that is transforming semiconductor manufacturing, boosting the efficiency of biofuels and saving lives through the creation of new biomedical technologies.
John Ballato of Clemson University has been elected a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), an honor that recognizes prolific innovators whose efforts have benefitted U.S. economic development and quality of life.
Northwestern University scientists Tobin J. Marks and Antonio F. Facchetti have been named 2015 Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), the academy announced today.
Professors John Bowers, Craig Hawker, Umesh Mishra and Galen Stucky from UC Santa Barbara, are recognized for the impacts of their research and innovation.
Ben Shneiderman, Distinguished University Professor in Computer Science at the University of Maryland, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
LSU Professor and Vice President of Research & Economic Development K.T. Valsaraj has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, or NAI.
Duke AIDS researcher Barton F. Haynes and Nobel Laureate Robert J. Lefkowitz have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Two prominent University of Texas at Arlington professors of chemistry and biochemistry, Daniel W. Armstrong and Purnendu “Sandy” Dasgupta, are ranked among the Top 100 most influential people in the world of analytical science by the monthly journal The Analytical Scientist.
University of Arkansas faculty members Ingrid Fritsch and David Stahle have been named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
The University of Delaware’s Babatunde Ogunnaike has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s largest general scientific society.
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics will honor professor Frank Lewis, head of the University of Texas at Arlington’s Advanced Controls and Sensors Group, with the society’s 2016 Intelligent Systems Award.
Wen Jin Meng, the LSU Gerald Cire and Lena Grand Williams professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).
Victor B. Lawrence, fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, was inducted into the Inventors Hall of Fame.
Biochemist Jennifer Doudna, a pioneer of a new technique in genome engineering that allows DNA to be edited almost as easily as editing text, will be the presenter at the 2015 E.F. Racker Lecture at 8 p.m. Thursday, November 19 in Cornell University.
Brig-Gen. Paul T Boroh (rtd) expressed his view on peace building/conflict management, when paid a courtesy visit to the Vice Chancellor of Benson Idahosa University in Benin on Wednesday, November 4, 2015, as part of his walking tour of the Niger Delta states.
Dr. Nancy Allbritton and 12 others were awarded the 2015 Transformative Research Award. Allbritton is the Kenan Professor and Chair of Biomedical Engineering at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) and North Carolina State University (NC State).
Sen. Robert Jackson, along with Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves, signed a resolution Oct. 8 thanking Dr. Thomas Mensah for his contributions to technology in the Mississippi Delta and commending him for his Fiber Optic Innovation Program.
Prof. Laura Niklason, in the Biomedical Engineering Department, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine, one of the nation’s top honors in the fields of health and medicine.
Indiana University Distinguished Professor Richard D. DiMarchi, one of the world’s leading peptide chemists, has been elected as a member of the prestigious National Academy of Medicine, becoming the 10th IU faculty member to join the organization and the first on the IU Bloomington campus.
Dr. James Coleman, director of the Texas Photonics Center housed at UT Dallas, is a 2015 recipient of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Distinguished Alumni Award given by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Robert S. Langer, of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has joined the Editorial Board of Progress in Biomaterials.
The University of Pittsburgh’s Human Engineering Research Laboratories Advanced Accessibility Engineering Project was named one of 20 advancements from the 2015 Innovation Festival, Washington, DC, 09/26-27/15, with potentially big implications for tomorrow.
Second BME Seminar Series of the 2015 year at the Boston University Biomedical Engineering Graduate Student Committee. Rebecca Richards-Kortum is Rice’s Stanley C. Moore Professor of Bioengineering, professor of electrical and computer engineering and director Rice 360°: Institute for Global Health Technologies.
The Senior V.P. of University of South Florida Research, Innovation and Economic Development is one of seven innovators being inducted into the Hall Friday night at a sold-out ceremony at the Intercontinental Hotel in Tampa.
James A. Birchler is Curators Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Missouri.
Chemist and AIDS drug inventor Dennis Liotta, executive director of the Emory Institute for Drug Development, will deliver UNC Asheville’s 18th annual S. Dexter Squibb Lectures Oct. 12-13, according to the university.
Duane D. Miller, PhD, Van Vleet Professor of Medicinal Chemistry and Chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee, recently retired. Dr. Miller joined the College of Pharmacy faculty in 1992 and leaves a tremendous legacy of research, teaching, and service.
Cerulean Pharma Inc., a clinical stage company developing nanoparticle-drug conjugates (NDCs), today announced the appointment of David R. Walt, Ph.D. to its board of Directors, effective as of September 23, 2015
MIT Professor Robert Langer has received an honorary UNSW doctorate for his contributions to chemical engineering.
Frederic Zenhausern, has co-authored the lead editorial in a special issue of “Technology and Innovation – Journal of the National Academy of Inventors.” In the editorial, Zenhausern notes that more attention needs to be paid to fresh water, which makes up just a fraction of the water on Earth.
These 10 professors are at the front lines of forensic biology instruction, research, and activism. They are helping to bring forensic innovation to the classroom and courtroom.
American Professor Robert S. Langer, one of the 25 most important individuals in biotechnology in the world, received Kazemi Prize in a ceremony in Royan Research Center, Tehran.
Professor Robert Langer agreed to advise Accurexa Inc. (the “Company”) in the development of its ACX-31 Program for the local delivery of temozolomide in combination with BCNU, both chemotherapeutics, in the treatment of brain tumors.
Seminar on the UV Optoelectronic Devices Based on AlGaN Alloys, conducted by Prof. Theodore D. Moustakas, Boston University on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.
The Jefferson Educational Society Presents the Global Summit VII, which will be held from, Monday, October 26 to Friday, November 6, 2015, with many different speakers throughout the event.
Dr. Michael Bass, Emeritus Professor of Optics, Physics & ECE, CREOL, at the University of Central Florida, will be hosting an event Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 6:30 p.m, “Magic Numbers Make the Universe.”
Event held at the University of California-Berkley on Wednesday, September 9, 2015. Eric Fossum will be the featured speaker of the event.
Nicholas Peppas, the Cockrell Family Regents Chair #6 in Engineering and professor of chemical engineering, biomedical engineering and pharmacy at UT Austin, recently received the 2015 International Award from the European Society for Biomaterials.
OMICS International invited all the participants across the globe to attend 6th International Conference on Biomarkers & Clinical Research Toronto, Canada on August 31, 2015.
Led by Nicholas Peppas, the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin is launching the university’s first health care engineering institute dedicated to developing technologies and treatments that will immediately improve patient quality of life.
Speakers at AIAA SPACE 2015 are experts and leaders from the space industry who will bring the community together to discuss challenges, opportunities and critical issues facing the space industry.
Asad M. Madni, the former president, COO, and CTO of BEI Technologies Inc., will present a seminar titled “Convergence of Emerging Technologies to Address the Challenges of the 21st Century,” on Monday, September 14, at 3:30 p.m.
John A. Rogers, a materials scientist and pioneer in the field of bio-integrated electronic devices, will join Northwestern University as the Louis Simpson and Kimberly Querrey Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Medicine.
A personal tribute to Roth Bose, the Vice Chancellor of Research and Technology Transfer at the University of Houston, from Renu Khator.
Singh, head of the Oklahoma State University School of Materials Science and engineering based at OSU-Tulsa and director of the Energy Technologies program, has recently been named a National Academy of Inventors Fellow.
The Distinguished Service Award, the most prestigious honor given by the Fredonia College Foundation, was presented recently to Dr. Robert L. Heichberger and Fredonia alumnus Dr. Michael Marletta, and to the 1891 Fredonia Opera House, to recognize their service to their community, the world at large, but most importantly, to Fredonia.
Tuesday 13th October 2015: A globally focused conference spotlighting innovations, inventions and world-leading research which is revolutionizing the world of healthcare. Event will include speakers from across industry, research and healthcare systems.
Nine new columnists will join the UCF Forum opinion series to start sharing their weekly views on social issues, national and international affairs, community trends, technology, life lessons and other topics.
Unique event featuring candid stories from some of New England’s most radical biotech company leaders, founders, and VC backers out to change the game in microbiome research, diagnostics, synthetic biology and more. Held at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts at September 30, 2015.
Dr. Paul Sanberg is on a mission to give inventors on university campuses around the country and the world “rock star” status.
Dr. George Newkome, of Medina, received an honorary doctorate from the University of Bordeaux for the 20 years of work he has done with scholars at the French university.
The Vice Chancellor of the Institution, Prof. Ernest B. Izevbigie made this known on Monday July 14, 2015 at a press briefing held in respect of the Institution’s 11th Convocation Ceremony which comes up from the 16th-18th of July, 2015.
Hydrangeas 2015, featuring leading horticulturists and experts in the cultivation of this iconic flowering plant. Renowned tree and shrub expert, author, and hydrangea hybridizer Dr. Michael Dirr will deliver the keynote lecture.
Rice University bioengineer Antonios Mikos will be honored with a lifetime achievement award by Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine-Americas at the society’s annual World Congress in Boston in September.
Rathindra N. Bose, vice president/vice chancellor for research and technology transfer at the University of Houston, died after a short illness early Friday morning. He was 63.
Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad Madni has been inducted as an eminent member of IEEE-Eta Kappa Nu, the honor society of the world’s leading organization of electrical engineers.
The National Science Foundation selected Assistant Professor Ryan Hartman, who joins the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering this summer, for a Faculty Early Career Development Award, more widely known as a CAREER Award.
Hoboken, New Jersey – The Stevens Institute of Technology Board of Trustees has reappointed Dr. Nariman Farvardin president of the university. Dr. Farvardin’s new contract will begin July 1, 2016 and extend for a period of five years.
Daughter of Larry and Linda Richards of McCook, Nebraska, has been appointed by President Barack Obama to serve on the 12-member National Medal of Science committee.
170 members were inducted as NAI fellows during the ceremony and of them, 73 were members of the National Academy and two, Shuji Nakamura and David Baltimore, were former Nobel Prize winners. Arup K.
A retirement reception for biochemistry faculty members Robert Spreitzer and Donald Weeks is 1 to 3 p.m. June 19 in the Beadle Center Atrium.
Dr. Paul Weigel, a chief scientist at Hyalose, LLC. Dr. Weigel, professor and chair of the Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, was recently named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, along with another University of Oklahoma researcher, Daniel E. Resasco.
How Professor Eric Fossum invented the digital camera-on-a-chip—and is helping today’s students create their own technological innovations.
Dr. Rebecca Richards-Kortum, Appointee for Member, President’s Committee on the National Medal of Science.
Having sold Stokes Bio for US$44m and paved the way for a spinout called GenCell to sell for US$150m, University of Limerick professor Mark Davies is planning a similar feat with his new start-up Hooke Bio.
Jennifer Elisseeff, Jules Stein Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the School of Medicine, has been celebrated for her groundbreaking creations on numerous occasions in the media and through professional accolades.
Histogenics Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is comprised of six individuals, including Dr. Kyriacos A. Athanasiou, who was recently elected to the National Academy of Inventors.
Histogenics Corporation a regenerative medicine company focused on developing and commercializing products in the musculoskeletal space, announced the creation of its new Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) comprised of internationally renowned scientists and researchers.
Academic research leading to innovation with tangible health, economic or other quality of life benefits is seen as an ideal model for the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences.
When two lung transplant surgeons were looking for an innovative solution to a long-standing problem—not enough lungs available for patients who need them—they approached Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Ph.D., the Mikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering and a professor of medical sciences (in medicine).
President H. Kim Bottomly has been named a Fellow by The National Academy of Inventors (NAI). She is among 170 distinguished innovators named to this year’s NAI Fellow status.
Gordon Thomas, a professor of physics, prolific researcher and exuberant mentor, was inducted last month into the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) at a ceremony that brought together luminaries from fields ranging from bioinformatics to protein engineering to intelligent mechanical systems.
Greg Hampikian, Ph.D., a leading DNA expert in the U.S. and co-author of “Exit to Freedom,” is the featured speaker for Georgia Southwestern State University’s Griffin B. Bell Lecture will be held April 15.
Dr. Thomas Mensah one of the four original Inventors of Fiber Optics in the US with 7 Patents in six years was selected for his innovations in Fiber Optics as well as his work in Nanotechnology performed at the University of Florida, High Performance Materials institute in the College of Engineering.
Today Akron Biotech, which produces cell cultures and other raw materials for government and pharmaceutical company research, is moving to a 10,000-square-foot laboratory and manufacturing space. Akron also is collaborating on research, including with a noted scientist from Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter.
Caltech was the setting for the induction ceremony of the 2014 Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors at the NAI’s 4th annual conference, held this year on March 19 and 20. U.S. Deputy Commissioner for Patent Operations Andrew Faile provided the keynote address.
Paul R. Sanberg, senior vice president for research, innovation and economic development at the University of South Florida in Tampa and president of the National Academy of Inventors, has been named the 2015 Medalist of the Florida Academy of Sciences.
Le Laboratoire Cambridge, a one-of-a-kind art and design center for creativity, invention and discovery, will open Memory | Witness of the Unimaginable, an installation that explores the strong sensorial relationship between memory, scent and sound.
The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) will recognize Philip S. Low, PhD, with the ninth annual AACR Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemistry in Cancer Research at the AACR Annual Meeting 2015, to be held in Philadelphia, April 18-22.
Recently, we received the news that Dr. Richard Timmons, Chief Scientist at an Emergent Technologies portfolio company, AeonClad Coatings, has been elected a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
Dr. Joseph Schimmels, assistant dean for research and professor of mechanical engineering at Marquette University, will be included into the National Academy of Inventors on Friday, March 20.
One day in the early ‘90s, Richard Willson found himself in the Las Vegas apartment of a Russian arms dealer.
The board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia today announced that Patrick T. Harker, 56, currently president of the University of Delaware and a member of the Philadelphia Fed’s board of directors, has been named the 11th president and chief executive officer of the Philadelphia Fed, effective July 1, 2015.
Indiana University has joined the National Academy of Inventors, an organization that includes the nation’s leading university and nonprofit research institutions and encourages efforts to improve society through innovation.
Gregg B. Fields, professor and chair, department of chemistry & biochemistry, Charles E. Schmidt College of Science at Florida Atlantic University, was recently elected to the National academy of Inventor Fellow status (NAI Fellow).
Professor of Biomedical Engineering Vikki Hazelwood has been named fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) for her outstanding contributions to scientific and technological innovation.
In addition to being a teacher and researcher, one of the University of Alberta’s leading engineering professors is also one of its most inventive.
A new stent for treating cardiovascular disease that incorporates a polymer invented at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, has been implanted in patients for the first time.
A tinkerer and creative thinker, soon-to-be National Academy of Inventors fellow Alfred J. Crosby said one of the greatest things you can do as an inventor is tell your idea to someone else.
Samir Mitragotri, professor of chemical engineering at UC Santa Barbara, is one of 67 new members elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) for 2015.
Professor J. Gary Eden, who holds the Gilmore Endowed Professorship in Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been elected a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
The ground-breaking chemical engineer Dr. Robert Langer has been awarded the QE Prize for his revolutionary advances and leadership in engineering at the interface with chemistry and medicine.
Indiana University Distinguished Professor of Chemistry Richard DiMarchi will give a keynote address during the National Academy of Inventors’ fourth annual conference set for March 19 and 20 in Pasadena, Calif.
Duane Miller, PhD, Van Vleet Professor and chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, was honored as a fellow of the National Academy of Investors (NIA).
After years of research, breakthroughs and developments, two MU researchers, Dr. Kattesh Katti and Dr. James Birchler, were recently announced as part of the 2014 class of fellows for the National Academy of Inventors.
Kattesh Katti, an Indian American researcher at the University of Missouri, has won the 2015 Hevesy Medal, the premier international award of excellence honoring outstanding achievements in radio-analytical and nuclear chemistry.
The technology capabilities of a small Bozeman company have been compared to Superman’s X-ray vision, while at Montana State University it is also the millions of dollars the company has invested in research over several years that places it in the superhero category.
Zhi Xu, associate professor of chemistry at the University of Missouri–St. Louis, had a big year in 2014, and the National Academy of Inventors took notice. He is one of 170 distinguished innovators to be named an NAI Fellow.
This spring the National Academy of Inventors will induct 170 innovators who were elected as NAI fellows in 2014. A rare breed of inventor will be among the group officially receiving this distinguished honor.
From tiny wind turbines designed to power small electronics to the exploration of life on other planets, the University of Texas at Arlington showcased its research and academic programs to higher education supporters on Thursday.
Duane Miller, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
Two innovative researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
Dr. Duane Miller, professor and chair of the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in the UTHSC College of Pharmacy, has been named to the National Academy of Inventors.
The National Academy of Inventors has named 170 distinguished innovators, including at least 12 Indian Americans, 2014 NAI Fellows, bringing the total number of fellows to 414. As a group, the 414 hold nearly 14,000 U.S. patents.
Dr. Shaomeng Wang, PhD, has been named Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.
Ten academic inventors from four universities and two research institutes that are part of the State University System of Florida have been elected as 2014 Fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.
Richard McCullough cited for contributions to the development of printable electronic materials.
Two Ohio State researchers are being recognized for their work in medical fields, but their findings deal with very different kinds of patients.
Two emeritus University of Georgia faculty were both delighted to recently be named a National Academy of Inventors Fellow in 2014.
HaloSource, a global developer of clean water technologies, recently announced that S.D. “Dave” Worley, the father of HaloPure’s drinking water technology, was named as a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors this week.
Materials professor and recipient of the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics Shuji Nakamura was named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) on Dec 16.
NxR Profs. Ed Colgate and Michael Peshkin have been named as 2014 National Academy of Inventors Fellows.