Award Committees



Frederic Ives Medal/Quinn Prize Committee

  • Janet S. Fender, US Air Force, United States
  • Gary Spiegel, Newport Corporation, United States
  • Andreas Tünnermann, Fraunhofer IOF, Germany

  • Esther Hoffman Beller Medal Committee

  • Anderson S. L. Gomes, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Chad A Husko, University of Sydney, Australia
  • Matthew L. Mitchell, Infinera Corporation, United States

  • Max Born Award Committee

  • Ursula Keller, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • Yong-Hee Lee, Korea Advanced Inst of Science & Tech, South Korea
  • Seok-Hyun Andy Yun, Harvard Medical School, United States

  • Michael S. Feld Biophotonics Award Committee

  • Vadim Backman, Northwestern University, United States
  • David T. Delpy, United Kingdom
  • Christoph K. Hitzenberger, Medizinische Universität Wien, Austria
  • Vasilis Ntziachristos, Technische Universität Munchen, Germany

  • Paul F. Forman Engineering Excellence Award Committee

  • Sukesh Roy, Spectral Energies LLC, United States

  • Joseph Fraunhofer Award/Robert M. Burley Prize Committee

  • Chang Kwon Hwangbo, Inha University, South Korea
  • John Koshel, Univ of Arizona, Coll of Opt Sciences, United States

  • Nick Holonyak Jr. Award Committee

  • Fumio Koyama, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Jerome V. Moloney, University of Arizona, United States

  • Robert E. Hopkins Leadership Award Committee

  • Casimer M. DeCusatis, Marist International College, United States
  • Victor Nikolaevich Zadkov, Int'l Laser Ctr. and Dept. of Physics, Russia

  • Edwin Land Medal Committee

  • Martin James Booth, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Lenore McMackin, InView Technology Corporation, United States
  • Din Ping Tsai, National Taiwan University, Taiwan

  • Emmett N. Leith Medal Committee

  • Partha P. Banerjee, University of Dayton, United States
  • Gerd Leuchs, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
  • Demetri Psaltis, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland

  • Ellis Lippincott Award Committee

  • Christopher J Kliewer, Sandia National Labs, United States

  • Adolph Lomb Medal Committee

  • Paul M. Crosby, Coherent Inc, United States
  • Todd Douglas Jaeger, SCHOTT North America Advanced Optics, United States
  • Giuseppe Sansone, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

  • C.E.K. Mees Medal Committee

  • Debabrata Goswami, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
  • Jun Miao, GE Healthcare, United States
  • Kathy Tara Mullen, McGill University, Canada

  • William F. Meggers Award Committee

  • Louis F. DiMauro, Ohio State University, United States
  • Makoto Kuwata-Gonokami, University of Tokyo, Japan

  • David Richardson Medal Committee

  • Michael M. Mielke, TRUMPF Inc., United States
  • Sergei Popov, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • Joachim R. Sacher, Sacher Lasertechnik GmbH, Germany

  • Charles Hard Townes Award Committee

  • Leo Hollberg, Stanford University, United States
  • Chang Hee Nam, Gwangju Inst of Science & Technology, South Korea
  • Hajime Nishioka, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan

  • Herbert Walther Award Committee

  • Girish S Agarwal, Oklahoma State University, United States
  • Hui Cao, Yale University, United States

  • R.W. Wood Prize Committee

  • Kristian Buchwald, Ibsen Photonics A/S, Denmark
  • David Douglas Sampson, University of Western Australia, Australia