Ballato, John 
Citation: For pioneering contributions to optical fibers, most notably to novel fiber optic materials and their fabrication.
Hearne, Sean J. 
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Citation: For outstanding contributions to the science and technology of thin-film materials, and for visionary leadership of research institutions and professional societies.
Houssa, Michel 
University of Leuven
Citation: For contributions to the understanding and reliability of ultra-thin gate dielectrics and interfaces for nanoscale devices.
Hussey, Daniel S. 
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Citation: For novel developments in neutron radiography and tomography leading to significant advances in lithium-ion batteries, hydrogen fuel cells, concretes, and additive manufacturing; and for the invention of simultaneous neutron/x-ray imaging for analysis of complex natural and engineered materials.
Matsko, Andrey B. 
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Citation: For significant contributions in the area of optical physics, specifically the development of spectrally pure radio frequency photonic oscillators and narrow line lasers.
Riel, Heike 
Citation: For scientific and technical accomplishments in materials and device research for nanoscale electronics in the fields of semiconducting nanowires and organic light-emitting devices for display applications.
Rodbell, Kenneth P. 
IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Citation: For contributions to the understanding of high-energy particles interaction with electronic circuits, as well as the physics of transport in metallic interconnects.
Smit, Dirk 
Citation: For seismic imaging methods based on novel mathematical techniques to image in lensing media, and for novel methods in gravity and electromagnetic data imaging now used routinely in industrial applications.