“In recognition of his outstanding achievements in science, engineering, technology innovation, and corporate management” on November 28, 2016, Distinguished Adjunct Professor Asad M. Madni was awarded an “Honorary Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Hon. Ph.D.)” and “Chair Professorship” from The National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), Hsinchu, Taiwan. After the ceremony, Professor Madni delivered a lecture, “GRAND CHALLENGES FOR ENGINEERING PROPOSED BY THE US NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING” for faculty, students, staff, visiting scholars and distinguished guests.