Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News

Lucent Scientist Wins National Technology Medal

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments
WASHINGTON, June 13 -- Arun Netravali, Lucent Technologies' chief scientist and former president of Bell Labs, received the National Medal of Technology from President George W. Bush in a ceremony at the White House. The National Medal of Technology is the highest honor awarded by the President of the United States for technological innovation.

Netravali was cited for his "pioneering contributions that transformed TV from analog to digital, enabling numerous integrated circuits, systems and services in broadcast TV, CATV, DBS, HDTV and multimedia over the Internet; and for technical expertise and leadership, which have kept Bell Labs at the forefront in communications technology."


Photonics.com
Jun 2002
CommunicationsNews & Features

Comments
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2020 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, info@photonics.com

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.