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Bennett Appointed to ExoPAG Executive Committee

Bennett Appointed to ExoPAG Executive Committee

  David Bennett, research associate professor of physics, has been named to the 12-person executive committee of the Exoplanet Exploratory Program Analysis Group (ExoPAG). The group is part of a new NASA approach to science-based evaluation of projects as updates to an every-decade survey to identify the big questions science...

Undergraduate Researchers to Present at ASBMB Conference in April

Undergraduate Researchers to Present at ASBMB Conference in April

Lauren Buck and Amanda Zofkie, who work in the laboratory of Robert V. Stahelin, assistant professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at the Indiana University School of Medicine-South Bend have won awards to give presentations at the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) section of the Federation of...

Nine Faculty Receive Genomics and Bioinformatics Pilot Project Awards

Nine Faculty Receive Genomics and Bioinformatics Pilot Project Awards

The Genomics, Disease Ecology and Global Health Strategic Research Investment Program and the Eck Institute for Global Health have announced the presentation of nine awards to support pilot projects in the areas of genomics and bioinformatics. This is the second round of funding for pilot projects to be performed in...

James Masters Wins National McKnight Prize Award

James Masters Wins National McKnight Prize Award

Jim Masters received a Sara and Frank McKnight Prize in Undergraduate Sciences at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Masters received third place in Chemistry for his “Research toward titanium-catalyzed cyclization reactions.” He was one of nine winners among 15 finalists who gave poster presentations in November.…

APS Honors Physics Alumnus Enrique Galvez

APS Honors Physics Alumnus Enrique Galvez

The American Physical Society has awarded Notre Dame physics alumnus Enrique Galvez the 2010 Prize for a Faculty Member for Research in an Undergraduate Institution. Galvez receives the award for his contributions to quantum optics, his enthusiastic inclusion of undergraduates in a significant way in his research and his contributions...

iCeNSA Receives Army Research Grant

iCeNSA Receives Army Research Grant

The Interdisciplinary Center for Network Science and Applications (iCeNSA) has received a 10 year Army Research Laboratory grant as part of the ARL Network Science Collaborative Technology Alliance (CTA): Academic Research Center for Social and Cognitive Networks. The Alliance is a consortium of US-based network research centers, which include RPI...