P. Daniel Dapkus

2022 Franklin Institute Laureate Daniel Dapkus
P. Daniel Dapkus
  • From:

    University of Southern California│ Los Angeles, California

  • Year:

    2022

  • Subject:

    Electrical Engineering

  • Award:

    Benjamin Franklin Medal

  • Citation:

    With Russell D. Dupuis, for pioneering the technology that provides the materials quality and ultra-precision required for many device components central to modern life, including LEDs, transistors, lasers, and high-performance solar cells.