NIFTI would like to congratulate Ric Wehling’s Bio-Principic Research team, our Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) partners, for being named a Star Team by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)!
The AFOSR Star Team Award recognizes AFRL researchers who have “demonstrated world class scientific or engineering achievement that is cutting edge, and ‘the best of the best’”. The award’s goals are to “reward scientific achievement, foster excellence through the AFRL research community, showcase Air Force research, and promote the important role of intramural basic research within the Air Force’s overall science and technology investment”.
Wehling’s team is being recognized for their research under the Laboratory Task entitled “Natural System-Inspired Sensors for Agile Flight and Sensory Ecology and Information Exploitation”. The team members receiving this prestigious honor include Dr. Jennifer Talley, Dr. Nick Rummelt, Dr. Kaitlin Fair, Dr. Tony Thompson, Dr. Ben Dickinson, Dr. Brian Taylor, Dr. Kevin Brink, Dr. Doug Nance, Dr. Dennis Goldstein (emeritus), and Mr. Johnny Evers (emeritus).