Professor Ajit C. Tamhane named Fellow of AAAS

Ajit C. Tamhane, professor of industrial engineering and management sciences in the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science was named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

He was honored for excellence in statistical research; for substantive collaboration in the chemical engineering discipline; for excellence in communicating statistical science; and for broad administrative accomplishments. 

AAAS is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world. It publishes the journal Science, as well as newsletters, books and reports. In 2012, AAAS elected 702 of its members as fellows.