Sixteen FOE Alumni Elected to NAE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Mon, February 12, 2024

Washington, DC, United States, February 12, 2024 —

Sixteen FOE alumni are among the 114 new members and 21 international members of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). Election to the National Academy of Engineering is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer. Academy membership honors those who have made outstanding contributions to "engineering research, practice, or education, including, where appropriate, significant contributions to the engineering literature" and to "the pioneering of new and developing fields of technology, making major advancements in traditional fields of engineering, or developing/implementing innovative approaches to engineering education." Read the press release here.

Irene Beyerlein (2013 USFOE)
Alexandria Boehm (2008 USFOE)
Tejal Desai (2001 USFOE, 2006 USFOE, 2012 IAFOE, 2013 CAFOE)
Shanhui Fan (2014 JAFOE)
Gerhard Fettweis (1996 USFOE, 1998 GAFOE, 2003 GAFOE)
Kiruba Haran (2005 USFOE, 2007 JAFOE)
Mark Hersam (2005 USFOE)
Arpad Horvath (2009 USFOE)
Melissa Orme (1995 USFOE)
George Pappas (2007 GAFOE)
Maureen Reitman (2009 USFOE)
Christine Schmidt (1999 USFOE)
Vera Silver (2011 EU-US FOE)
David Sholl (2010 USFOE, 2011 USFOE, 2012 USFOE)
Jose Tabora (2008 USFOE)
Bruce Tromberg (2003 GAFOE)

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Kim Case
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Acting Director, Membership Office
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