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SPIE Member News

Honors, major achievements, and milestones noted by members of the SPIE community.

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08 February 2017
Francis Ligler and Marshall Jones included in the National Inventors Hall of Fame 2017 Class of Inductees

SPIE Fellow Francis Ligler and laser material processing pioneer Marshall Jones are among 15 to be inducted into the U.S. National Inventors Hall of Fame on 4 May.

03 February 2017
Christine Hendon honored with Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists & Engineers

SPIE Member Christine Hendon receives highest honor granted by the U.S. Government to science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers.

01 February 2017
Inventors of Optical Coherence Tomography Win 2017 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize

SPIE Fellow and SPIE Board Member James Fujimoto, SPIE Fellow Christoph K. Hitzenberger, SPIE Members Adolf F. Fercher and David Huang, and Eric A. Swanson will receive the 2017 Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize from the National Academy of Engineering on 21 February for their invention of optical coherence tomography.

30 January 2017
Andrea Alú awarded the ICO Prize 2016

The International Commission for Optics awarded SPIE Fellow Andrea Alù the ICO Prize for 2016.

09 January 2017
SPIE President-Elect Maryellen Giger visits constituents in Australia

SPIE President-Elect Maryellen Giger and SPIE Senior Director Andy Brown visited optics and photonics researchers in Australia in December.

03 January 2017
SPIE CEO is featured speaker at OPTIC 2016 in Taiwan

SPIE CEO Eugene Arthurs delivers opening speech and meets with the Taiwan Photonics Society while attending OPTIC 2016 in Taipei in early December.