Professor Shuji Nakamura is one of five recipients of the 2015 Charles Stark Draper Prize for Engineering
February 27, 2015
NAE welcomed the recipients of the 2015 Charles Stark Draper Prize for Engineering in the nation's capital on Tuesday February 24, 2015.
Award description: for the invention, development, and commercialization of materials and processes for light-emitting diodes (LEDs).
Award recipients were: Dr. Isamu Akasaki, Professor, Meijo University Dr. M. George Craford, Chief Technology Officer, Philips Lumileds Lighting Professor Russell Dupuis, Chaired Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), Georgia Institute of Technology Dr. Nick Holonyak, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Dr. Shuji Nakamura, Professor of Materials and Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara