Professor Rohini Bala Chandran - Recipient of the 2023 Bergles-Rohsenow Young Investigator Award in Heat Transfer
EPN's Professor Rohini Bala Chandran at the University of Michigan is the recipient of the 2023 Bergles-Rohsenow Young Investigator Award in Heat Transfer. This award is given annually from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers to a young engineer who has demonstrated the potential to make significant contributions to the field of heat transfer in the form of analytical/numerical methods, equipment/instrumentation, or experimentation.
Cushing Group gets Front Cover Art!
Congratulations to EPN's Levi Palmer, Wonseok Lee, and the Cushing Group for publishing a pioneering perspective paper titled Using electron energy-loss spectroscopy to measure nanoscale electronic and vibrational dynamics in a TEM, which was also awarded front cover art.
Katherine Shulenberger to Start Tenure Track Position at Brandeis University
EPN's Katherine Shulenberger, a Postdoc in the Dukovic Group at CU Boulder, will be starting a tenure track position as an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Brandeis University this summer. Her group will explore excited state processes in semiconductor nanocrystals leveraging her expertise in ultrafast spectroscopy and photon correlation measurements.
EPN publishes its First Paper!
Congratulations to EPN's Dani Lustig and the Sambur, Patterson, and Pan Groups for opening the flood gates on EPN publications with their work titled Toward Imaging Defect-Mediated Energy Transfer Between Single Nanocrystal Donors and Single Molecule Acceptors.
Gordana Dukovic Awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship
Congratulations to Gordana for being one of 171 scientists, artists, writers, and scholars who were named 2023 Guggenheim Fellows by the Guggenheim Foundation.
Olivia Bird - Recipient of a 2023 NSF GRFP fellowship
EPN's Olivia Bird in the Dukovic Group at CU Boulder is a recipient of a 2023 graduate research fellowship from the U.S. National Science Foundation. The fellowship is five years long, and its purpose is to ensure the quality, vitality, and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the U.S.
Multiple Postdoctoral Positions are Available at EPN!
Physics-based and Data-driven Modeling for Photocatalysis at University of Michigan (PI: Rohini Bala Chandran)
TREE Lab is looking to immediately hire a postdoctoral scholar for research on photocatalytic hydrogen production. This project is for a recently funded Energy Frontier Research Center -- Ensembles of Photosynthetic Nanoreactors. Download the PDF posting here.
Professor Joe Patterson at UC Irvine - Recipient of the 2023 Burton Medal
EPN's Professor Joe Patterson at UC Irvine is the recipient of the 2023 Burton Medal from the Microscopy Society of America. This award honors annually distinguished contributions to the field of microscopy and microanalysis by a scientist who is less than 40 years old. Joe will receive his award as part of the plenary session marking the opening of the Microscopy and Microanalysis 2023 meeting in Minneapolis in July.