The Society is pleased to announce the new Fellow Members for 2019. This distinction was awarded to 98 members for their significant contributions to the advancement of optics and photonics. The selection of these candidates was confirmed by the Board of Directors at its meeting in September 2018.
The Society appreciates the efforts of the many nominators and references. We also extend special thanks to the members of the Fellow Members Committee who reviewed the 199 nominations: Ingmar Hartl (Chair), Edward A. Watson (Past-Chair), Aref Chowdhury, Gabriella Cincotti, Nancy J. Coletta, Nobuyuki Hashimoto, Ray-Hua Horng, Deb Kane, Cedric F. Lam, Laura Lechuga, Chao Lu, John H. Marsh, Manyalibo Matthews, Juan Carlos Miñano and Xin Zhang.
2019 Fellow Members: