Yiming Deng, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the American Society of Nondestructive Testing (ASNT), Class of 2021, the worlds largest technical society for nondestructive testing professionals. The award is among ASNT's highest honors for outstanding professional distinction. Congratulations!

Nondestructive evaluation and testing comprises a wide variety of sciences and technologies used to determine the integrity of materials and structures without impairing their future usefulness. The field has become increasingly important in manufacturing innovations, smart materials and structures, safety-critical structures and systems reliability and durability.  As an ASNT Fellow, Deng is recognized for outstanding professional distinction and ongoing significant contributions to the advancement of nondestructive testing. The Fellow Class of 2021 will be inducted during the Annual Awards Banquet at the 2021 ASNT Annual Conference.