Dwight Streit

Dwight C. Streit is director of the UCLA Engineering Institute for Technology Advancement and distinguished professor of Materials Science & Engineering and Electrical Engineering in the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science. He was previously a vice president at Northrop Grumman and TRW Space & Electronics, and was president of Velocium, a TRW Company. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and was the UCLA Engineering Alumnus of the Year in 2003. He received his PhD in electrical engineering from UCLA in 1986.