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Dr Anthony Ngoma- 2013 Scientist of the Year

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Dr Anthony Ngoma leads and manages teams of scientists and engineers working on short-reach communication networks and applications at the main research center for Corning Incorporated a 160 years old high tech company located in Corning, New York. He has established himself as an international expert in optical fiber and wireless communications. He has been actively involved in Information & Communication Technologies (ICTs), optical fiber communications research and fiber-wireless networking technology research for 14 years spanning three continents; Africa, Europe and North America(specifically the US).

Dr Ngoma has been named 2013 Scientist of the Year by the Black Engineer of the Year Awards in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (BEYA STEM). He was selected from a pool of outstanding technology leaders from across the United States, from well known institutions and Fortune 500 companies, which typically include institutions such as NASA, and companies such as IBM, General Motors, The Boeing Company, Chrysler and others. Dr Ngoma will be honored with the year's top MIRS award at the 28th Black Engineer of the Year Awards in Science and Technology, Engineering and Math (BEYA STEM) Global Conference convening in Washington , DC February 2014. He is our featured guest on PERSPECTIVES to discuss his work and the significance of his award.