Academic Programs

Physics Department Awards and Distinctions

  • JimGraduate Student, James Younkin, was honored as an Outstanding Teaching Assistant.
  • Umeshkumar Patel, a Graduate Research Assistant and doctoral student, won a Wiegele Award.
  • Marwan Rihaoui was given the department's Oustanding Graduate Student award for research accomplishments
  • Timothy Maxwell, Graduate Research Assistant and doctoral student, was awarded the National Science Foundation's East Asia and Pacific Summer Institute fellowship. He'll be working with Dr. Mitsuru Uesaka's laboratory in Tokai-mura in tandem with the University of Tokyo.