Scifres to accept University of Illinois Alumni Achievement Award

Alumni News


2/18/2014

Story Highlights

Donald R. Scifres (MS ’70 and PhD ‘72) will be honored Commencement weekend with the University of Illinois Alumni Achievement Award. Scifres is the founder and managing director of SDL Ventures, LLC; founder and chairman of SDL Capital, LP, and a business and technology visionary in semiconductor laser research and development.

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