Awards Banquet will be held on Tuesday evening at the LEOS Annual Meeting.
The following awards will be presented during the ceremony:
The IEEE/LEOS William Streifer Scientific Achievement Award will be
presented to Shun-Lien Chuang, “for contributions to the development
of the fundamental theories of strained quantum-well lasers and the
physics of optoelectronics devices.”
The Aron Kressel Award will be presented to Rodney S. Tucker, “for
contributions to the modeling and analysis and applications of high-speed
semiconductor lasers.” Andreas Umbach, Gunter Unterborsch and
Dirk Trommer will be presented with the Engineering Achievement Award,
“for the research, development and fabrication of advanced ultra-high
speed photodetectors.” This year’s LEOS Distinguished Service
Award will be presented to Mary Y. Lanzerotti, “for dedicated
service as Editor of the LEOS Newsletter from 2001 through 2006, resulting
in outstanding changes in this publication.”
The 2006-2007 Distinguished Lecturers Servio D. Cova, Bishnu P. Pal,
David V. Plant, and M. Selim Unlu will be recognized for their service
to the Society. Recognition as elected members of the LEOS Board of
Governors will be given to Filbert J. Bartoli, Christopher R. Doerr,
Silvano Donati, and Diana Huffaker. Recognition as Vice President of
Publications will be given to Jens Buus and Nan M. Jokerst.
Our congratulations to all the recipients!