Aydogan Ozcan

Aydogan Ozcan

CHANCELLOR’S PROFESSOR
ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
BIOENGINEERING

HHMI Professor

68-119 Engr. IV

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Phone: (310) 825-0915

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RESEARCH AND INTERESTS
Bioimaging, nano-photonics, nonlinear optics
PUBLICATIONS
AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
  • 2018, Fellow, National Academy of Inventors
  • 2018, Fellow, AAAS
  • 2018, The Stillman Lecture, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • 2018, TASSA President’s Service Award, TASSA
  • 2017, Biocom Life Science Catalyst Award
  • 2017, Guggenheim Fellow, The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
  • 2017, Fellow, The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
  • 2017, Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE)
  • 2017, Fellow, IEEE – Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
  • 2016, Rahmi M. Koç Science Medal, Koç University & Vehbi Koç Foundation {Inaugural Recipient}
  • 2016, U.S. National Academy of Engineering (NAE), EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium – Committee Member, Session Chair
  • 2016, Mary Kay Foundation, Cancer Research Award
  • 2016, Ernst Abbe Lecture and Award, Carl Zeiss Foundation
  • 2016, Vodafone Americas Foundation, Wireless Innovation Award
  • 2016, IEEE Photonics Society Distinguished Lecturer Award
  • 2016, U.S. National Academy of Sciences, Arab-American Frontiers of Science Fellowship
  • 2015, ICO Prize, International Commission for Optics
  • 2015, The World Economic Forum, Technology Pioneers List
  • 2015, Postdoctoral Scholars Mentoring Award, UCLA
  • 2015, The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, Microbiome Workshop, Invited Participant/Panelist
  • 2015, Microscopy Today, Innovation Award
  • 2015, The Kavli Foundation, Kavli Futures Symposium on Microbiome, Invited Participant/Panelist
  • 2014, HHMI Professor, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  • 2014, The Optical Society (OSA) Fellow
  • 2014, National Academy of Engineering (NAE), Japan-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium – Invited Participant
  • 2013, Microscopy Today Innovation Award
  • 2013, Selected Among 10 Breakthrough Technologies of The Year JALA Ten (presented by Journal of Laboratory Automation),
  • 2013, UCLA Chancellor.s Professorship
  • 2013, Fellow, SPIE
  • 2013, SPIE Biophotonics Technology Innovator Award .for his seminal contributions to computational imaging, sensing and bio-photonics technologies impacting telemedicine and global health challenges..
  • 2012, IEEE NANOMED Conference, Best Paper Award, 2012
  • 2012, National Academy of Engineering (NAE), The Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering Award
  • 2012, World Technology Award on Health & Medicine, presented by the World Technology Network in association with TIME, CNN, AAAS, Science, Technology Review, Fortune and Kurzweil
  • 2012, Popular Science, Brilliant 10 Award
  • 2011, The Scientist, Top Innovation of the Year
  • 2011, SPIE Early Career Achievement Award in recognition of his pioneering contributions to non-destructive nonlinear material characterization techniques, nearfield and on-chip imaging and diagnostic systems.
  • 2011, Rockefeller Foundation and mHealth Alliance, Innovators Challenge Winner
  • 2011, Regional Health Care Innovation Challenge Award, The von Liebig Center, UCSD
  • 2011, Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)
  • 2011, National Academy of Engineering (NAE), U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium – Invited Participant
  • 2011, Innovation Competition Award, World Reconstruction Conference, Geneva
  • 2011, Army Research Office (ARO), Young Investigator Award
  • 2010, Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Award
  • 2010, PopTech Science and Public Leaders Fellowship
  • 2010, NSF CAREER Award
  • 2010, Netexplorateur Award, Netexplorateur Observatory and Forum, France
  • 2010, National Geographic Emerging Explorer Award
  • 2010, LAUNCH Health Innovation Award, presented by NASA, USAID, Department of State, and NIKE
  • 2010, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Explorations Award
  • 2009, Vodafone Americas Foundation, Wireless Innovation Award
  • 2009, Office of Naval Research (ONR), Young Investigator Award
  • 2009, NIH Director.s New Innovator Award
  • 2009, MIT.s Technology Review Magazine, TR 35 Award
  • 2009, IEEE LEOS Young Investigator Award for his pioneering contributions to non destructive nonlinear material characterization techniques, near-field and on-chip imaging and diagnostic systems.
  • 2008, Outstanding paper award, Annual Meeting of Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES), 2008
  • 2008, Okawa Foundation Award, Japan
  • 2006, Outstanding paper award, Gordon Research Conference, Lasers in Medicine and Biology

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