Professor Dr. Techn. Peter Russer, Emeritus at the Chair of Nanoelectronics, has been appointed Fellow of the Union Radio-Scientifique Internationale (U.R.S.I.) in March 2017.

The International Union of Radio Science URSI (in French: Union Radio-Scientifique Internationale, URSI) is an international union of researchers for studies of all aspects of radio wave techniques including application and distribution of radio waves.