Peter Green named AAAS Fellow

Peter Green named AAAS Fellow

Professor Peter Green

Peter Green, the Vincent T. and Gloria M. Gorguze Professor of Engineering, professor of materials science and engineering, macromolecular science and engineering, and chemical engineering, College of Engineering, is one of six University of Michigan faculty members are among 347 newly elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

 

Green was nominated "for significant contributions toward understanding the structure and nanoscale properties of polymers and for leadership in the field of materials".

 

Election as a fellow, a tradition that began in 1874, is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers. AAAS fellows are recognized for their "efforts toward advancing science applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished."

 

Founded in 1848, the American Association for the Advancement of Science is the world's largest general scientific society, and publisher of the journal Science.

 

New fellows will be honored Feb. 13 at the AAAS Fellows Forum during the 2016 AAAS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.