Awards, Promotions & Recognition: Spring 2010

Our world-class faculty are renowned scholars, recognized both nationally & internationally for their research achievements. in Spring 2010, many of our faculty and students were recognized for their achievements.

 

Faculty

Christoph Boehme
“Spherical Cowboy” award
Fall Meeting of the 4Corners
Section of the APS. Oct 2009

Paolo Gondolo
Promotion to full Professor

Richard Ingebretsen
Distinguished Teaching Award
ΣΧ Fraternity (3rd year in a row)

John Lupton
Awarded tenure as Associate Professor

Dane McCamey
Discovery Fellowship
Australian Research Council

Eugene Mishchenko
Awarded tenure as Associate Professor

Brian Saam
University Research Council Faculty Scholarly & Creative Research Grant
Univ. of Queensland Award for Internat’l Collaborative Research
Promotion to full Professor

Oleg Starykh
Awarded tenure as Associate Professor

Staff

Adam Beehler
American Association of Physics Teachers
Apparatus Award

Students

Anil Ghimire
Graduate Student Recruitment Initiative
University of Utah

Jessica Johnston
Best Undergraduate Talk
Fall Meeting of the 4Corners
Section of the APS

Sang-Yun Lee
Young Research Award
Internat’l Conference for Amorphous & Nanocrystalline Semiconductors

Sanjeev Singh
Best Poster Award
Excited State Processes in Electronic & Bio-Nanomaterials Conference

Eric Sorte
Best Graduate Talk
Fall Meeting of the 4Corners Section of the APS