National Honors Society for Radiologic and Imaging Sciences
National Radiologic and Imaging Sciences Honor Society
Arkansas State University, Box 910
State University, AR 72467-0910
870-972-3073, Fax 870-972-3485
Lambda Nu (LN) is a national honor society for the radiologic and imaging sciences.
Its objectives are to:
- Foster academic scholarship at the highest academic levels
- Promote research and investigation in the radiologic and imaging sciences
- Recognize exemplary scholarship
Lambda Nu's name is derived from the lower case Greek characters in the formula ln, which represents the physics of the inverse relationship between wavelength and frequency an essential parameter across the diversity of modalities comprising the professions.
Lambda Nu uses the upper case Greek characters (Lambda) and (Nu) to represent the inverse relationship and delicate balance required between the art and the science inherent in the radiologic and imaging sciences.
Lambda Nu's colors are:
Maroon for the radiologic and imaging sciences
Green for the health professions
Gold the ancient color of honor