NAE members to receive National Medal of Science and National Medal of Technology and Innovation

News Date: January 7, 2013

President Obama named twelve eminent researchers as recipients of the National Medal of Science and eleven extraordinary inventors as recipients of the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the highest honors bestowed by the United States Government upon scientists, engineers, and inventors. NAE members, Dr. Solomon Golomb, Dr. John Goodenough, and Dr. Leroy Hood are among those receiving the National Medal of Science. NAE members Dr. Frances Arnold, Dr. Robert Langer, and Dr. Art Rosenfeld are among those receiving the National Medal of Technology and Dr. Rangaswamy Srinivasan as part of a team receiving the National Medal of Technology and Innovation. The recipients will receive their awards at a White House ceremony in early 2013. Read more