Navigation Links
Pioneering electrical engineering work recognized
Date:11/27/2012

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (www.ucr.edu) Alexander A. Balandin, a professor of electrical engineering in the Bourns College of Engineering and founding chair of materials science and engineering at the University of California, Riverside has been named an IEEE Fellow for 2013. IEEE is the world's leading professional organization for advancing technology for humanity.

Balandin, who is also the recipient of IEEE Pioneer of Nanotechnology Award for 2011, is being recognized for his contributions to the characterization of thermo-electric properties of semiconductor nanostructures and graphene, a material that could play a major role in keeping laptops and other electronic devices from overheating.

His pioneering studies of the thermal conductivity of graphene led to the creation of a new active graphene thermal field of research with applications in thermal management of advanced electronic and optoelectronic devices. His study of confined acoustic phonons led to better understanding of thermal and electrical properties of semiconductor nanostructures.

The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the IEEE Board of Directors upon a person with an outstanding record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. The total number selected in any one year cannot exceed one-tenth of one- percent of the total voting membership. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement. For 2013, 298 individuals have been elevated to IEEE Fellow.


'/>"/>

Contact: Sean Nealon
sean.nealon@ucr.edu
951-827-1287
University of California - Riverside
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology technology :

1. S-t-r-e-t-c-h-i-n-g electrical conductance to the limit
2. A giant step in a miniature world: UZH researcher measures the electrical charge of nano particles
3. All Market Research New Report @ Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Global Market to 2020 - Growth from Asia-Pacific Construction, Packaging and Electrical Sectors Continues to Drive Demand
4. Superior Controls of Seabrook, NH Named System Integrator of the Year for 2012 by Control Engineering Magazine
5. U.S. Tissue Engineering Markets
6. Smart, self-healing hydrogels open far-reaching possibilities in medicine, engineering
7. Global Genetic Engineering Industry
8. X-BODY BioSciences to Present Novel Methods of Selecting for Antibodies Against Targets on Live Cells at CHIs Protein Engineering Summit
9. Trinity College Dublins Neuroscience and Bioengineering Programmes Receive Postgraduate Course of the Year Awards
10. Reverse engineering epilepsys miracle diet
11. Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Announces Investigation of American Oriental Bioengineering Inc.
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/20/2017)... Hill, CT (PRWEB) , ... June 20, 2017 ... ... support, today announced that the CTNext board of directors has formed a Higher ... by a working group composed of institution presidents and other high-ranking representatives from ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... , June 20, 2017  Kibow Biotech Inc., ... to announce the issuance of a new patent covering ... hyperuricemia by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on ... winner of the Buzz of Bio award in 2014 ... akin to developing non-drug approaches to chronic disease. Renadyl™, ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... June 20, 2017 , ... GigaGen Inc ., ... immune repertoires, announces launch of its new Surge(TM) Discovery service at ... of GigaGen, will present on Surge at the conference. , Surge is the ...
(Date:6/19/2017)... ... June 19, 2017 , ... Tunnell Consulting has been ... One of the biggest challenges faced by life sciences, biotech and pharmaceuticals companies today ... is Kati Abraham , who is well known in the industry and brings ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:4/24/2017)... , April 24, 2017 Janice ... partner with  Identity Strategy Partners, LLP (IdSP) , ... or without President Trump,s March 6, 2017 ... Entry , refugee vetting can be instilled with greater ... (Right now, all refugee applications are suspended by ...
(Date:4/13/2017)... , April 13, 2017 According to a new ... Authentication, Identity Analytics, Identity Administration, and Authorization), Service, Authentication Type, Deployment Mode, ... IAM Market is expected to grow from USD 14.30 Billion in 2017 ... (CAGR) of 17.3%. ... MarketsandMarkets Logo ...
(Date:4/6/2017)... Forecasts by Product Type (EAC), ... End-Use (Transportation & Logistics, Government & Public Sector, Utilities ... Generation Facility, Nuclear Power), Industrial, Retail, Business Organisation (BFSI), ... you looking for a definitive report on the $27.9bn ... ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):