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  • Charbonneau and International Team of Physicists Seek Understanding of the Physics of Glass

    Professor Patrick Charbonneau and an international team of physicists have been awarded four years of support from the Simons Foundation to seek a clearer understanding of the physics of glass.  The team, led by Prof.

  • Two Students Win National Graduate Fellowship Awards

    Congratulations to Abigail Jackson and Lucy Li, recipients of national graduate fellowship awards.  Ms. Jackson has been awarded a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship by the National Science Foundation which will fund her Ph.D. work with Prof. Kathy Franz.  Ms. Lucy Li has received a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowship by the DoD, funding her Ph.D. work with Prof. Jie Liu.  These national awards will give Abbey and Lucy greater freedom to take on new and high impact projects in which they are interested.

  • Qiu Wang Receives Sloan Research Award!

    Congratulations to Qiu Wang, who has been awarded a 2016 Sloan Research Fellowship!  The Sloan Research Fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.  These two-year fellowships are awarded yearly to 126 researchers in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to their field.

  • Cat Newman Receives Gates Cambridge Scholarship

    Chemistry major Catherine Newman has been awarded one of 35 US Gates Cambridge Scholarships.  These scholarships are granted to the most gifted and socially committed  candidates from a pool of thousands of applicants.  The  program was established at the University of Cambridge with support from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.  Congratulations, Cat!


  • Raphemot to receive NIH Postdoctoral Award

    Dr. Rene Raphemont received a Ruth Kirschstein National Research Service Award (F32) from the National Institutes of Health.  The award provides post-doctoral funding for Rene’s research into host-parasite interactions that occur during malaria's liver stage.  Congratulations, Rene!