Imperiali elected to National Academy of Sciences

May 1, 2010

Professor Barbara Imperiali has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences in recognition of her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Election to the NAS--a private organization of scientists and engineers dedicated to advancing science and its use for the general welfare--is considered a top honor for those in the science and engineering fields. Established in 1863, the NAS acts as an official adviser to the federal government, upon request, in any matter of science or technology.