2016 Quynhgiao Le
Quynhgiao N. Le
SASE ENGINEER/ SCIENTIST OF THE YEAR (COMPANY)
Technical Fellow, The Boeing Company
Quynhgiao Le is a Boeing Technical Fellow and an internationally recognized authority in Material and Process technologies for electromagnetic effects (EME) and advanced electronics. She is part of Boeing Research & Technology where she is guiding integration of strategic EME technologies for current and future airplane designs. Quynhgiao has been awarded 23 patents on material and process technologies and design concepts. She was named a Top Boeing Women Inventor in 2014, and has received numerous honors in her 30-year-career at Boeing. She is the recipient of the 2008 Women of Color in Technology National Technical Research Leadership Award and the 2016 Black Engineer of the Year – Minority in Scientific Research Trailblazer Award.