In celebration of its 75th issue, the LED Professional Review magazine held the LPS 2019 Symposium in Austria to recognize ground-breaking scientific research through to solutions, designs and innovative applications to celebrate the complete spectrum of light. There were 8 award categories and over 300 people joined the symposium in Austria. During the symposium, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Arık, faculty member at Özyeğin University and EVATEG Director, was honored by the LED-PR Service Award in recognition of his expertise in LED lighting and thermal management and his significant contribution and influence on LpR Magazine.
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Arık also received the service award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Journal of Electronics Packaging (ASME JEP) during the ASME Interpack Conference in Los Angeles, October 7-9, 2019. The Journal of Electronic Packaging publishes high-end research papers that use experimental and theoretical methods, approaches, and techniques to address and solve various mechanical, materials, and reliability problems encountered in the analysis, design, manufacturing, testing, and operation of electronic and photonics components, devices, and systems.