Two CU-Boulder faculty members – Dan Baker, a professor at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP), and Eric Frew, associate professor of Aerospace Engineering Sciences – recently were selection as American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Associate Fellows.
Baker and Frew, as well as 163 other inductees from around the world, will be honored at the AIAA Associate Fellows Dinner on Jan. 13 at the Gaylord National Harbor Hotel and Convention Center, National Harbor, Maryland, in conjunction with the AIAA SciTech Forum.
“The individuals comprising this year’s class of Associate Fellows represent outstanding achievement and leadership in the international aerospace community. Each can be very proud of their accomplishments, and their admittance to the rank,” said AIAA President Mike Griffin. “Their creativity, ingenuity and relentless pursuit of excellence have ignited the spark of progress within our community, and each helps make our world better for all humanity.”
To be selected for the grade of Associate Fellow, an individual must be an AIAA Senior Member, have at least 12 years professional experience, and be recommended by a minimum of three current Associate Fellows.