Tibbals Book Wins Award
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Harry Tibbals’ book, “Medical Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine” received a “Chinese Annual Award of Excellent Technology Imported Book” for 2013. The book, one of 30 to earn the award, was ranked 13th among those books.
“This award is very hard to get. It means not only good sales, but also huge social benefits and confirmation of the academic value of the book,” said Xenhi Zhang, Director of the Institute of Biomedical Analytical Technology and Instrumentation at Xi’an Jiaotong University in China, who translated Tibbals’ book into Chinese.
Tibbals is a research professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department. He previously won the ALA Outstanding Academic Title Award in 2009 for his book, entitled Fundamentals of Nanotechnology.