Team creates LEDs, photovoltaic cells, and light detectors using novel one-molecule-thick material.
The Executive Commitee of the MIT Corporation has approved the promotions of 29 assistant professors to associate professor without tenure, effective July 1. Promoted are:
SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE AND PLANNING
Architecture: Sibel Bozdogan and Ann M. Pendleton-Jullian.
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
Aeronautics and Astronautics: Peter Belobaba, Kenneth Breuer and James Paduano.
Chemical Engineering: Linda G. Cima and Jackie Y. Ying.
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science: M. Frans Kaashoek and Gregory W. Wornell.
Materials Science and Engineering: David C. Dunand.
Mechanical Engineering: Anuradha Annaswamy, Simone Hochgreb and David L. Trumper.
Nuclear Engineering: David G. Cory.
SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCE
Economics: David J. Genesove, Michael Kremer, Thomas Piketty and Lones A. Smith.
History: Elizabeth A. Wood.
Literature: James Buzard.
Political Science: Stephen D. Ansolabehere.
SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
SCHOOL OF SCIENCE
Biology: Chris Kaiser.
Chemistry: Christopher C. Cummins.
Mathematics: Sergey Fomin, Michel Goemans and James G. Propp.
Physics: Leonid Levitov.
WHITAKER COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY
Peter C. Dedon.
A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on May 15, 1996.