Dr. Nader Engheta, a Fanni graduate, an honorable member of FRF, and professor at University of Pennsylvania is the recipient of the following awards in the past 3 years:
2016 Honorary Doctorate of Technology, Aalto University, Finland (to be conferred on October 7, 2016)
2015 Fellow of US National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
2015 National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellow (NSSEFF) Award from DoD
2015 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Distinguished Achievement Award (2015)
2015 Gold Medal from SPIE (International Society for Optics and Photonics) (2015)
2015 Wheatstone Lecture in King’s College London (2015)
2014 Balthasar van der Pol Gold Medal from International Union of Radio Science (URSI) (2014)
2013 Inaugural SINA Award in Engineering (2013)
2013 Benjamin Franklin Key Award from IEEE Philadelphia Section (2013)
2012 IEEE Electromagnetics Award (2012)
He is also the Fellow of the following six international technical societies:
Fellow of the Materials Research Society (MRS) (since 2015)
Fellow of the SPIE-International Society for Optics and Photonics (since 2011)
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) (since 2010)
Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) (since 2008)
Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA) (since 1999)
Fellow of IEEE (since 1996)
We congratulate him for these great achievement and are very proud of him.
On behalf of the Board of Directors of Fanni Reunion Foundation, I would like to congratulate him for this great achievement and wish him more success.
Hassan Hossein Zadeh, PhD, PE
Chairman, Fanni Reunion Foundation Inc.