EFRC Sr. Investigator Weng Chow is the recipient of the 2013 Quantum Electronics Award. This highly prestigious award presented by the IEEE Photonics Society is given to a select group of scientists who are considered pioneers in the field of quantum electronics. Chow is receiving this award on behalf of his, “contributions to semiconductor-laser theory, in particular the implementation and verification of many body effects.” The awards ceremony will be hosted by the 2013 IEEE Photonics Conference on September 9, 2013, held at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue, in Bellevue, Washington, USA. The full press release of Chow’s award can be found here. Congratulations to our very own Weng Chow!