The National Academy of Metz, founded in 1757, has inducted Professor Abdallah Ougazzaden as an honorary member. This nomination recognizes Dr. Ougazzaden’s renown in science and technology, as well as his contribution to the global reach of the city of Metz. During the Academy’s monthly meeting on December 7th, 2017, Mr. Jean-François Muller presented Dr. Ougazzaden with the Medal of the Academy. In his acceptance speech, Dr. Ougazzaden expressed his gratitude for the nomination. He reiterated his desire to continue working towards scientific progress in his area of expertise and disseminating this knowledge to the public.