IEEE Nanotechnology Council
Advancing Nanotech for Humanity


2015 Awardees

2015 Awards presented at IEEE NANO 2015 in Rome, Italy

Pioneer Award in Nanotechnology

Professor Chennupati Jagadish
Distinguished Professor and Head of Semiconductor Optoelectronics and Nanotechnology Group
The Australian National University
Canberra, Australia

“For pioneering and sustained contributions to compound semiconductor nanowire and quantum dot optoelectronics.”


Early Career Award in Nanotechnology

Professor Deji Akinwande
Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Texas at Austin

“For pioneering contributions towards the understanding and development of wafer-scale graphene and flexible nanoelectronics based on two-dimensional sheets.”