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Professor Kaustav Banerjee selected by the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) for the German-American Frontiers of Engineering (GAFOE) Symposium

April 13th, 2015

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Banerjee one of only 60 engineers selected by the National Academy of Engineering to attend its prestigious German-American Frontiers of Engineering (GAFOE) Symposium in Potsdam, Germany, from April 16-18

The Frontiers of Engineering (FOE) program brings together through 2-1/2 day meetings a select group of emerging engineering leaders from industry, academia, and government labs to discuss pioneering technical work and leading edge research in various engineering fields and industry sectors. Participation in the FOE symposia is by invitation only following a competitive nomination and selection process.

The GAFOE program was started in 1998. Since then, GAFOE symposia have been held every year in locations alternating between Germany and the United States. The GAFOE program is carried out in cooperation with the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

Professor Banerjee who directs the Nanoelectronics Research Lab, is internationally recognized as a visionary and a leading innovator in the field of nanoelectronics.

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