Week in Review: 4/19/15 – 4/25/15

A Global Laureate | Materials and electrical and computer engineering professor Shuji Nakamura is named a 2015 Global Energy Prize Laureate
In recognition of his groundbreaking work in LED (light-emitting diode) technology, UC Santa Barbara materials professor Shuji Nakamura has been chosen as a 2015 Global Energy Prize Laureate. The prestigious Russian award “honors outstanding achievements in energy research and technology from around the world that are helping address the world’s various and pressing energy challenges.”
http://www.news.ucsb.edu/2015/015346/global-laureate