The California Institute of Technology officially conferred the degree of Doctor of Philosophy upon Atwater alumnae Siying Peng (Physics), Michelle Sherrott (Materials Science) and Georgia Papadakis (Applied Physics) at Caltech’s 124th commencement ceremony, held on Beckman Mall, June 15, 2018.
Atwater graduate student Cora Went was named a Thomas Tombrello Scholar and will be honored alongside other awardees at the Physics Year-End Celebration and Awards Banquet on May 31. Prof Tombrello was a Robert H. Goddard Professor of Physics and the Physics, Math and Astronomy Division Chair before he passed in 2014. The Thomas Tombrello Scholar […]
The FLOW DOE Cleantech competition serves as a regional gateway for entry into the DOE’s Cleantech national competition. ETC Solar (comprised of Thomas Russell, Staff Researcher in the Atwater group and Rebecca Saive, Assistant Professor at the University of Twente, the Netherlands, and former Atwater postdoc and senior research scientist) was awarded the DOE grand prize of $50K […]
Michelle Sherrott was a Gold Winner at the 2017 fall MRS meeting in Boston. A list of winners can be found here.
The A-team salutes Deep Jariwala and Prineha Narang, both named to the 2018 Forbes “30 under 30” list of scientists: https://www.forbes.com/30-under-30/2018/science/#389f32a93eac
3 present and former A team members are transitioning to new academic faculty positions: Deep Jariwala will start as an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, and Rebecca Saive will start as an Assistant Professor of Physics in the University of Twente in the Netherlands, both in January 2018. Prineha Narang […]
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