The American Physical Society (APS) has elected Prof. Paolo Gondolo as a 2016 Fellow of the American Physical Society. A prestigious honor, APS Fellows are elected each year based on noteworthy contributions to the field of physics. The APS outlines these contributions as including "outstanding physics research, important applications of physics, leadership in or service to physics, or significant contributions to physics education".
Dr. Gondolo was nominated by the department's division of Astrophysics. His citation reads, "For outstanding theoretical contributions to dark matter research, particularly direct and indirect dark matter searches". The entire department congratulates Prof. Gondolo on this achievement.
The Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Utah has 24 faculty members whom have been elected APS Fellows. To see a complete list, click here.
For more information about the American Physical Society, the APS Fellowship program, or to learn about past APS Fellow elections, visit their website: APS Fellows.