Prize for Industrial Applications of Physics Winners

Hendrik Hamann, winner of the 2016 AIP Prize for Industrial Applications of Physics
2016

For pioneering developments leading to the use of physical analytics and real-time sensor-based data to solve a wide variety of twenty-first century challenges

2014

For the development of Film Bulk Acoustic Resonators that enabled the miniaturization of mobile telecommunications devices.

Eric Fullerton
2012

For pioneering developments in the physics and applications of exchange-coupled magnetic recording media.

Robert Street
2010

For pioneering contributions to the science and technology of hydrogenated amorphous silicon, and the development of flat panel x-ray medical imaging

Larry Hornbeck
2008

For his invention and pioneering innovations in both the design and manufacturing of Digital Micromirror Devices (DMDs) integrated into metal-oxide semiconductor (MOS) technology.

William A. Edelstein
2006

For his pioneering developments leading to commercialization of high-resolution Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) for medical applications

Rangaswamy Srinivasan
2004

For discoveries, inventions, and promotion of ablative photodecomposition for medical and materials applications

Charles Henry
2002

For fundamental contributions to the understanding of the optical properties of quantum wells and semiconductor lasers

Stuart Parkin
2000

For pioneering discoveries and original device demonstrations on giant magnetoresistive (GMR) read head technology for the magnetic recording industry

Dan A. Hays
1998

For contributions to the physics of xerography resulting in three generations of innovative new copiers and printers.

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