John Malone

Academy Of Science And Engineering 2017 Inductees Mostly From Yale, UConn, UTC

Yale continues to dominate the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering with 11 of the 24 inductees in 2017, though that's less than last year, when the university and medical center in New Haven claimed 13 of 23 inductees.

This year's list of scientists and engineers receiving the lifetime achievement honor includes six newly elected members from United Technologies Corp., including Pratt & Whitney; five from UConn; one from Eversource; and one from Wesleyan.

The list includes the engineer in charge of the Eversource electric power grid in Connecticut; a clinically trained midwife and epidemiologist at the Yale School of Nursing who has made major contributions to...