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Award and Honors Committees

Award and Honors Committees


    Fellow Members Committee

  • Saša Bajt, Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY), Germany, Chair
  • Deborah M Kane, Macquarie University, Australia, Past Chair
  • Adrian Carter, Coherent Inc Nufern, Australia
  • Hui Deng, University of Michigan, United States
  • Tayyaba Hasan, Harvard Medical School, United States
  • Yoshio Hayasaki, Utsunomiya University, Japan
  • Richard B Holmes, The Boeing Company, United States
  • Hong Hua, University of Arizona, United States
  • Yidong Huang, Tsinghua University, China
  • Wenhua Lin, Intel Corporation, United States
  • Antonio Mecozzi, Universita degli Studi dell'Aquila, Italy
  • Sergei Popov, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
  • Margaret Reid, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
  • Peeter Saari, Tartu Ülikool (University of Tartu), Estonia
  • Takunori Taira, RIKEN / IMS, Japan
  • Shoji Tominaga, Tominaga Lab, Japan
  • Ping Kong A Wai, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
  • Sean X Wang, B&W Tek Inc, United States
  • Elaine Wong, University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Mourad Zghal, University of Carthage, Tunisia
  • Lin Zhang, Aston University, United Kingdom

  • Frederic Ives Medal/Jarus W. Quinn Prize Committee

  • James D Kafka, Spectra-Physics, United States
  • Byoung Yoon Kim, Korea Advanced Inst of Science & Tech, Republic Of Korea

  • Esther Hoffman Beller Medal Committee

  • Yaseera Ismail, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Antigone Marino, National Research Council, Italy
  • Stephen M Pompea, National Optical Astronomy Observatory, United States

  • Max Born Award Committee

  • Govind P Agrawal, University of Rochester, United States
  • Cristina Canavesi, LighTopTech Corp., United States
  • Miles John Padgett, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

  • Stephen D. Fantone Distinguished Service Award Committee

  • Arlene Smith, Avo Photonics Inc, United States, Chair
  • Naomi R Chavez, The Optical Society, United States
  • Michael Haymore, The Optical Society, United States
  • David Lang, The Optical Society, United States
  • Bahaa E A Saleh, University of Central Florida, CREOL, United States
  • Alphan Sennaroglu, Koc Universitesi, Turkey

  • Michael S. Feld Biophotonics Award Committee

  • Robert R Alfano, CUNY City College, United States
  • Ling Fu, Huazhong Univ of Science and Technology, China
  • Ewa M Goldys, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Tatiana Novikova, Ecole Polytechnique IP Paris, France

  • Paul F. Forman Team Engineering Excellence Award Committee

  • Ulrike Fuchs, asphericon GmbH, Germany
  • Thomas L Haslett, Avo Photonics Inc, Canada
  • X Steve X Yao, NuVision Photonics Inc., United States

  • Joseph Fraunhofer Award/Robert M. Burley Prize Committee

  • Juergen W Czarske, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany
  • Jonathan Hu, Baylor University, United States
  • Fernando Mendoza-Santoyo, Centro de Investigaciones en Optica AC, Mexico

  • Joseph W. Goodman Book Writing Award Committee

  • Pamela Rene Bowlan, Los Alamos National Laboratory, United States
  • Valery V Tuchin, Saratov State University, Russia

  • Nick Holonyak Jr. Award Committee

  • Joyce K S Poon, Max-Planck-Inst fur Mikrostrukturphysik, Germany
  • Alessandro Tredicucci, Università di Pisa, Italy

  • Robert E. Hopkins Leadership Award Committee

  • Leslie Kimerling, Double Helix Optics, United States
  • Kaoru Minoshima, University of Electro-Communications, Japan
  • Michelle L Stock, TOPTICA Photonics Inc, United States

  • Edwin Land Medal Committee

  • Pablo Artal, Universidad de Murcia, Spain
  • Gerhard Bartscher, Bartscher Innovationstechnologien GmbH, Germany
  • Giordano Bruno Beretta, , United States
  • Alan C Bovik, UT Austin-WNCG, United States
  • Debabrata Goswami, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India
  • Mike Molaire, Molecular Glasses, United States

  • Sang Soo Lee Award Committee

  • Cheng-Chung Lee, National Central University, Taiwan
  • Bishnu P Pal, Mahindra École Centrale, India
  • Concita Sibilia, Univ degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Italy

  • Emmett N. Leith Medal Committee

  • Joseph W Goodman, Stanford University, United States
  • Wolfgang Osten, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
  • Inmaculada Pascual, Universidad de Alicante, Spain

  • Ellis Lippincott Award Committee

  • J. Chance Carter, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States
  • Justin Cooper, Idaho National Laboratories, United States

  • Adolph Lomb Medal Committee

  • Pouya Dianat, Nanograss Photonics, United States
  • Eiji J Takahashi, RIKEN, Japan

  • C.E.K. Mees Medal Committee

  • Gabriella Cincotti, University Roma Tre, Italy
  • Bahram Javidi, University of Connecticut, United States
  • Stanley E Whitcomb, California Institute of Technology, United States

  • William F. Meggers Award Committee

  • Mark A Linne, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Masataka Nakazawa, Tohoku University, Japan
  • Warren S Warren, Duke University, United States

  • David Richardson Medal Committee

  • Aleksandra Boskovic, Corning Research & Development Corp, United States
  • Jonathan David Ellis, Clerio Vision, Inc, United States
  • Frederick J Leonberger, EOvation Advisors LLC, United States
  • Adriana Viorica Szeghalmi, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany

  • Kevin P. Thompson Optical Design Innovator Award Committee

  • Dana Granciu, IOR, Romania
  • Lan Sun, Raytheon Technologies, United States
  • Shu-i Wang, Northrop Grumman, United States

  • Edgar Tillyer Award Committee

  • Martin S Banks, University of California Berkeley, United States
  • Huei-Yung Lin, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan

  • Charles Hard Townes Medal Committee

  • Atac Imamoglu, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • Olga Kocharovskaya, Texas A&M University, United States
  • Margaret Reid, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

  • OSA Treasurer's Award Committee

  • George Bayz, Oakshire Partners, United States, Chair
  • Sean Bagshaw, The Optical Society, United States
  • Barbara Bullock, The Optical Society, United States
  • Suzanne Ffolkes, The Optical Society, United States
  • Genaro Montanez, The Optical Society, United States
  • Elizabeth Nolan, The Optical Society, United States
  • Elizabeth A Rogan, The Optical Society, United States
  • Chad Stark, The OSA Foundation, United States
  • Ryan Strowger, The Optical Society, United States

  • John Tyndall Award Committee

  • Leslie Rusch, Université Laval, Canada
  • Seb J Savory, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Robert Tkach, Nokia Bell Labs, United States
  • Jun Shan Wey, Verizon Communications Inc, United States

  • Herbert Walther Award Committee

  • Girish S Agarwal, Texas A&M University, United States, Chair
  • Ady Arie, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
  • Sile Nic Chormaic, Okinawa Inst of Science & Technology, Japan

  • R.W. Wood Prize Committee

  • Betty Lise Anderson, Ohio State University, United States
  • Koji Sugioka, RIKEN, Japan