Prof. Bandosz (CIty College of New York) has been awarded a Fulbright Senior Scholar Award to conduct research at the University of Malaga in Spain that could help alleviate global warming and solve energy problems. Read more
Prof. Mark Biscoe, City College, has been awarded the Harry Wasser Award for 2016. The CUNY Academy of Humanities and Sciences will present this award for outstanding achievement by a tenure track Assistant Professor to Prof. Biscoe in October. Read more
Prof. George John, City College of New York, has received a Fulbright Scholarship to perform research and lecture in India on the topic of 'Introducing Materials Science to Managers through BioMimicry. Read more
A five-year grant from the NSF’s Centers for Research Excellence in Science and Technology will go toward creating the new CREST Center for Interface Design and Engineered Assembly of Low-dimensional Systems. Known by the acronym IDEALS, the Center will be devoted to increasing minority participation and diversity in the field of materials science.
Graduate Center Alum Adam Kavalier, from the Plant Sciences subprogram of the PhD Program in Biology, was featured on sciencemag.org for applying his work in science to food entrepreneurship. Read more
Chemistry Student Brendon Cook was awarded the Tow Foundation Graduate Fellowship in Molecular Imaging and Nanotechnology though Hunter College and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Chemistry students have recently received high-profile fellowships and awards.
The U.S. Department of State has selected Steve G. Greenbaum (Prof., Hunter), executive officer of the Ph.D. Program in Physics, as a Jefferson Science Fellow for 2014–15. The fellowship... Read more
Prof. Mahesh Lakshman, City College of New York, has been selected to receive the prestigious Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Fellowship for 2014. Prof. Lakshman will spend time at Tohuko University working on the development of new strategies for the synthesis of nucleoside analogs with Prof. Fumi Nagatsugi. Read more