PhD, associate professor of earth and planetary sciences in the College of Arts & Sciences, has been named the 2013 recipient of the Hisashi Kuno Award. Given by the American Geophysical Union, the award recognizes junior scientists who make outstanding contributions to the fields of volcanology, geochemistry and petrology.
PhD, professor and associate chair of biomedical engineering at the School of Engineering & Applied Science, has been elected to the Biomedical Engineering Society Class of 2013 Fellows. Fellows are selected for demonstrating exceptional achievements and experience in the biomedical engineering field and for their participation in the society.
PhD, the Gene K. Beare Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the School of Engineering & Applied Science, will receive the 2014 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Biomedical Engineering Award. Wang was selected for his pioneering contributions to the field of photoacoustic tomography, a novel imaging technology he developed that uses light and sound to measure change.