Published on Thursday December 11, 2008
Yury Gogotsi, Trustee Chair Professor, has been elected to the rank of Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Each year, since 1874, the AAAS Council elects members whose efforts on behalf of the advancement of science are scientifically and socially distinguished.
Gogotsi was honored for "Outstanding contributions to the field of science and engineering of inorganic materials, for dissemination of knowledge as an editor, and for establishment of innovative educational programs." He will receive a certificate on Saturday, February 14, 2009, during the AAAS Fellows Forum at the Association's annual meeting in Chicago.