The recipients are chosen based on their proven record of research and scholarship.
Juan Claudio Nino will work with the State Department to evaluate domestic and international energy needs and identify more secure, renewable, and efficient energy options.
Breakthrough technology inspects railroad ties with backscatter imaging
Research includes building robots that can traverse high radiation environments and pinpointing ideal materials for constructing nuclear reactors.
Materials Science & Engineering professors Josephine Allen and Tony Webb have been awarded $3.3M to innovate solutions for improved vascular health.
An icon in the microelectronics industry, Wally received an honorary doctorate in technology last weekend. Rhines Hall, the Materials Science & Engineering building, is named after his father, founding chair of the department.
The award is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers.