Professor Avram Bar-Cohen is an internationally recognized leader in thermal science and technology, Life Fellow of IEEE, and an honorary member of ASME, currently serving as a Principal Engineering Fellow at Raytheon Corporation – Space and Airborne Systems. His publications, lectures, short courses, and research, as well as his US government and professional service in IEEE and ASME, have helped to create the scientific foundation for the thermal management of electronic components and systems. His current efforts focus on embedded cooling, including on-chip thermoelectric and two-phase microchannel coolers for high heat flux electronic components, thermal control of directed energy systems, and studies of wireless power beaming.