The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Mostafa A. El-Sayed
Julius Brown Chair and Regents Professor
Georgia Institute of Technology
Chemistry & Biochemistry
901 Atlantic Drive
Atlanta,Georgia 30332 USA
"For his seminal contributions to our understanding of the electronic and optical properties of nano-materials and to their applications in nano-catalysis and nano-medicine; his humanitarian efforts in promoting the exchange of ideas; and his role in developing the scientific leadership of tomorrow."
Presented by President George W. Bush in the East Room of the White House on September 29, 2008.