Professor Shuji Nakamura was inducted into NAI on 3/20/2015
March 20, 2015
PASADENA, Cal. (Mar. 20, 2015) – The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) held its Induction Ceremony at the Athenaeum, California Institute of Technology.
Professor Shuji Nakamura was inducted into NAI on March 20, along with 169 other newly named NAI fellows, as part of the 4th Annual Conference of the National Academy of Inventors at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, where fellows were awarded trophies, medals and rosette pins.
TAMPA, Fla. (Dec. 16, 2014) – The National Academy of Inventors (NAI) has named 170 distinguished innovators to NAI Fellow status.
Those named today bring the total number of NAI Fellows to 414, representing more than 150 prestigious research universities and governmental and non-profit research institutions.
Included among all of the NAI Fellows are 61 presidents and senior leadership of research universities and non-profit research institutes, 208 members of the other National Academies (NAS, NAE, IOM), 21 inductees of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, 16 recipients of the U.S. National Medal of Technology and Innovation, 10 recipients of the U.S. National Medal of Science, 21 Nobel Laureates, 11 Lemelson-MIT prize recipients, 112 AAAS Fellows, and 62 IEEE Fellows, among other awards and distinctions.
Collectively, the 414 NAI Fellows hold nearly 14,000 U.S. patents.