The 2017 National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellows Selection Committee and Board of Directors have awarded Dr. Subramanian S. Iyer and Dr. Alan N. Willson, Jr., of the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department, to the rank of NAI Fellows, the nominations of which were submitted by Dr. Asad M. Madni.  Both have been chosen as they have “demonstrated a highly prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.” The Fellows Induction Ceremony will be held on April 5, 2018 at The Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC.  Andrew H. Hirshfeld, U.S. Commissioner for Patents, will provide the keynote address for the ceremony.