2014 NAE Annual Meeting

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  • Robert A. Brown
    Boston University

    Robert A. Brown, recipient of the 2014 Simon Ramo Founders Award, is being honored “for contributions to understanding of viscoelastic liquids and crystal growth, commitment to diversity in engineering, and leadership in transforming disciplines and institutions.”

    Robert A. Brown (NAE), a distinguished chemical engineer, is president ...

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  • Zhou Ji
    President, International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences (CAETS)

    Zhou Ji is president of both the Chinese Academy of Engineering (CAE) and the International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences (CAETS). He has previously served as president of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, director-general of the Department of Science and Technology of Hubei Province, mayor of Wuhan, ...

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  • Leonard Kleinrock
    Distinguished Professor, Computer Science Department, University of California, Los Angeles

    Leonard Kleinrock is professor and chair of the Computer Science Department at the University of California, Los Angeles. He joined the UCLA faculty in 1963 and since 1969 has been a UCLA principal investigator for DARPA, currently working on advanced networking and distributed systems. He led the group at UCLA when it became the first node on the ...

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  • Roderic I. Pettigrew
    Director, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering

    Roderic I. Pettigrew, PhD, MD, is the first director of the NIH National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) and in 2013 was also appointed NIH’s acting chief officer for scientific workforce diversity. This position was established by the NIH director for the coordination and oversight of all NIH programs and ...

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  • Ali Velshi
    Host of “Real Money with Ali Velshi” on Al Jazeera America

    Ali Velshi is the host of “Real Money with Ali Velshi,” a one-hour nightly business news program on Al Jazeera America. Before that he was CNN’s chief business correspondent, anchor of CNN International’s World Business Today, and host of CNN’s weekly business roundtable “Your Money.” He has reported ...

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