AAE Head & Prof., Tom Shih, Named AIAA Fellow

Dr. Shih
Dr. Shih
Congratulations to Professor and Head of the School of Aeronautics and Astronautics Dr. Tom I- P. Shih who has been honored as Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

The distinction of Fellow is conferred by AIAA upon outstanding members of the Institute who have made notable and valuable contributions to the arts, sciences, or technology of aeronautics or astronautics.

AIAA is the world’s largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession. With more than 35,000 individual members worldwide, and 90 corporate members, AIAA brings together industry, academia, and government to advance engineering and science in aviation, space, and defense. For more information, visit www.aiaa.org.

Presentation of the new Fellows and Honorary Fellows will take place at the AIAA Aerospace Spotlight Awards Gala, Wednesday, May 11, 2011, at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, in Washington, D.C.