Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Electronic Imaging 2010 New SPIE Fellow

SPIE Fellow badgeWe just recognized a newly promoted SPIE Fellow for 2010 who has made great contributions to the Electronic Imaging community and to SPIE. The 2010 Fellows Committee, chaired by Roxann Engelstad has selected 62 new Fellows of the Society, which were approved by the SPIE Board of Directors. Fellows are members of distinction who have made significant scientific and technical contributions in the fields of optics, photonics, and imaging. The annual recognition of Fellows provides an opportunity for us to acknowledge outstanding members for their service to the general optics community.

Prof. Bahaa SalehProf. Bahaa Saleh of The College of Optics & Photonics at the University of Central Florida.

Prof. Saleh’s fellow promotion is for specific research and achievements in optics and photonics, and more specifically in coherence and photon statistics, nonlinear and quantum optics, optical detection, image science, and vision.

This Fellow joins a prestigious list of more than 800 SPIE members so honored for their contribution to the discipline since the Society’s inception in 1955. Please join us in congratulating Prof. Saleh.