Natalia Litchinitser Honored as UB Exceptional Scholar

Professor Natalia Litchinitser has received the 2014 UB Exceptional Scholar Award for Sustained Achievement. 

This award honors "outstanding professional achievement that has been focused on a particular body of work over a number of years. This award was created to recognize an unprecedented accomplishment in a senior  scholar's career, distinguishing a body of work of enduring importance that has gone beyond the norm in a particular field of study."  Professor Litchinitser formally received this award during the UB's Celebration of Faculty and Staff's Academic Excellence ceremony that took place in Slee Hall on October 8, 2014.

An internationally renowned  leader in the field of optics and a Fellow of the Optical Society of America, Professor Litchinitser was also recently promoted to the rank of Full Professor.

Published October 10, 2014