Thomas Weller will be formally inducted as part of a 175-member Fellows class at the
Sixth Annual Conference of the National Academy of Inventors at the John F. Kennedy
Presidential Library & Museum in Boston, on April 6, 2017.
Electrical engineering associate professor Sylvia Thomas was recognized for her mentoring
style and the number of graduate students she mentored and those students' professional
success. EE PhD graduate Jayita Das received a 2015 Outstanding Thesis & Dissertation
The 2015 Bell Laboratories Prize competition began early in the year and included
some 250 entrants from 33 countries. After a long 3 stage process, finalists were
announced in early December, and Dr. Salvatore Morgera was one of them.