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UIC Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, 1020 Sciences and Engineering Offices (SEO), 851 South Morgan St.(M/C 154) Chicago, IL 60607.

Office: 364 Henry Administration Bldg MC 254, 506 S. Wright, Urbana Illinois 61801

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PhD, Atomic and Molecular Physics, University College London, 1975

BS, Honors 1st Class (Physics), University College London, 1972

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

American Meteorological Society(AMS)

New York Academy of Sciences

National Academy of Engineering

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

American Meteorological Society (AMS)

American Geophysical Union (AGU)

Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Michigan, Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences (1995)

Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Michigan, College of Engineering (2000)

Commencement Speaker, Penn State University (2009)

Arthur H. Waynick Memorial Lecturer, Penn State University (2009)

Daniel L. and Irma Evans Lecturer, University of Washington, Seattle (2010)

Commencement Speaker, University at Albany, Department of Atmospheric Sciences (2014)

NASA Achievement Award, Dynamics Explorer Spacecraft (1985)

Excellence in Research Award, University of Michigan, College of Engineering (1993)

NASA Achievement Award, Polar Spacecraft (1998)

Elected Counselor, American Meteorological Society (2005)

American Meteorological Society (AMS) Fellow (2005)

NASA Achievement Award, Thermosphere-Ionosphere (TIMED) Spacecraft (2006)

Elected President, American Geophysical Union (2006-2008)

Elected Member of National Academy of Engineering (2007)

Governor, Argonne National Laboratory (2007)

Honorary Doctorate of Sciences (DSc) Honoris Causa, University College London (2010)