For ‘spirit of innovation,’ three from Penn named National Academy of Inventors Fellows

December 22nd, 2022

The NAI Fellows Program highlights academic inventors who have demonstrated a spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on the quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society. The new fellows hail from 110 research universities and research institutions worldwide. Collectively, the 2022 class holds more than 4,800 issued U.S. patents.

Vijay Kumar of the School of Engineering and Applied Science was one of three from the University of Pennsylvania that was honored with the recognition.