Dr. Alex Schwarzkopf Receives Honorary Doctorate from TUT

Dr. Alex Schwarzkopf, the founder of NSF’s IUCRC program was one of the recipients of an Honorary Doctorate degree from Tampere University of Technology, on May 20, 2017.  He was honored in recognition of achievements in the development of research collaboration between the industry and universities as well as between Finland and the United States of America.

Tampere University of Technology invites persons from Finland and abroad to accept honorary doctorates in recognition of excellence in fields represented at the University and other exceptional scientific, artistic or social merits.