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2019 Arthur S. Flemming Award




For his federal service through interdisciplinary research in the evolution of methods to determine the complex, three-dimensional structure of advanced state-of-the-art microelectronic devices needed for today’s semiconductor industry and the molecular structure and orientation of organic electronics materials for flexible electronics. Kline’s scientific work as a federal employee and his close interactions with industry have had a lasting impact on electronics materials research in the United States and around the world.


R. Joseph Kline

Materials Research Engineer
Material Measurement Laboratory