Dr. Deji Akinwande was recently awarded the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Early Career Award during the 2015 IEEE NANO in Rome, Italy. From their website, “Professor Akinwande has gained worldwide recognition for his research and inventions in 2D materials growth and flexible electronic device fabrication. Among Professor Akinwande’s awards are an NSF Career Award, an Alfred P. Sloan Scholarship, and the 2012 IEEE NANO Geim and Novoselov Graphene Prize.” Dr. Akinwande is a member of the Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Studies Committee and a leading contributor to nanomaterials research. The Texas Materials Institute would like to congratulate Dr. Akinwande on this outstanding achievement.
To learn more about Dr. Akinwande’s research please visit his website here.
For more information about the IEEE award visit their website here.