2018 National Engineering Award

Presented to:

Siegfried S. Hecker, Ph.D., NAE
Research Professor, Department of Management Science and Engineering; and Senior Fellow Emeritus, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University

For expanding our understanding of plutonium metallurgy, providing leadership in our stewardship of the nuclear stockpile, reducing nuclear proliferation through work with nuclear scientific and engineering communities globally, and cultivating broad understanding of complex technical security issues.