From the December 11 OSA press release:
“The Optical Society Board of Directors is pleased to announce that 71 OSA Members have been elected as the newest class of OSA Fellow Members. Individual OSA Members who have significantly contributed to the advancement of optics and photonics are eligible for election to the rank of fellow and will be recognized individually at meetings throughout 2014.”
The AIP Matters reader community might recognize a few names on this distinguished list. See the full press release for the list of honorees.