The IEEE Fellow Committee selects a prestigious few each year to be elevated to the grade of IEEE Fellow. This is a very high honor that is awarded annually to less than one-tenth of one percent of the total IEEE membership.
The IEEE Board of Directors designated five, UFFC-S members to become new IEEE Fellows as of January 1 2019:
for contributions to ferroelectric memory development and engineering
for contributions to ultrasound for medical diagnosis and intervention
for contributions to ion-beam processing and nanofabrication
for contributions to ultrasound signal processing hardware and algorithms
for contributions to medical ultrasound transducers and multimodal imaging