Dennis Shasha Named a Senior Member by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)

We're please to announce that Dennis Shasha, Silver Professor of Computer Science, was named a senior member by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) today. Professor Shasha holds 31 patents; he has co-created software systems to combat epidemics, to prevent software piracy, and to create energy-efficient blockchains. The NAI describes senior members as "rising stars who foster a spirit of innovation within their communities and institutions while mentoring the next generation of inventors." Congratulations Professor Shasha! You can read more about the impressive honor here