Four Indian-Americans have been selected to the prestigious U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE) to be part of its new list of 80 members for their valuable contributions to the society.
Those Selected Indian Americans are Anil K. Jain, Dr. Arati Prabhakar, Ganesh Thakur and Dr. K.R. Sridhar were formally made part of the NAE during a ceremony at its annual meeting, the academy announced in a statement on Tuesday.
About US NAE is a private non-profit governmental organization in the United States. It was established in 1964 and is part of the US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
New members NAE are elected annually by current members based on their distinguished achievements in original research. The NAE operates engineering programs aimed at meeting national needs, encourages research and education. It also recognizes the superior achievements of engineers.