The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Edwin N. Lightfoot
Emeritus Hilldale Professor
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
"For his innovative research and leadership in transport phenomena focusing on biochemical and biomedical engineering with application to blood oxygenation, bioseparation techniques, and diabetic responses."
Presented by President George W. Bush in a White House East Room ceremony on February 13, 2006.