Date: December 18, 2016
Nominated by: X.-C. Zhang
Accomplishment: Under Ellen Buck's involvement, The Institute of Optics Industrial Associates Program increased its membership from 17 to 35 in less than 2 years. More large size companies are our members now.
Benefit to the Hajim School: OPT is one of HAJIM department. IA program at OPT is one of the most important programs since 1974. The connection and network of IA plays critical role for the students and industry.