(Kapteyn, Henry C - 2020) -- NAI Fellow uri icon



  • Henry Kapteyn is one of two CU Boulder scientists who pioneered technologies for generating coherent X-rays, which helped propel research in dynamic processes in atoms, molecules and materials, that have been named fellows of the National Academy of Inventors, the academy announced December 8, 2020.

    Election to the National Academy of Inventors Fellows Program is the highest professional distinction accorded solely to academic inventors. To date, fellows hold more than 42,700 issued U.S. patents, which have generated more than 13,000 licensed technologies and companies, and created more than 36 million jobs.

year awarded

  • 2020