Graduate Student Awards

Dandamudi Rao Scholarship

Presented to a Physics graduate student pursuing research in Biological Physics or a closely related area.

2016: Nina Zehfroosh
2015: Derek Wood
2014: Sheema Rahmanseresht
2013: Sel├žuk Yasar
2012: Benjamin Gamari
2011: Pekar Milas
2009: Nikhil Malvankar
2008: Jamie Hutchinson

Kandula Sastry Thesis Award

Awarded in recognition of an outstanding Ph.D. thesis in Physics.

2016: Dr. Amir Azadi
2015: Burcu Yucesoy
2014: Marcelo Dias
2013: Michael Ray
2012: Emily Thompson
2011: Mohamed Anber
2010: Barbara Capogrosso-Sansone

Arthur Quinton T.A. Award

Awarded to an outstanding Teaching Assistant.

2016: Anya Fadeeva
2016: Zachary Meadows
2016: Michael Roberts
2015: Dale Abbott
2015: Cody Goolsby-Cole
2015: Margaret Lutz
2014: Huaike Guo
2014: Alexander Lombardi
2013: Nathan Bernard
2013: Drew von Maluski
2013: Wenlong Wang
2012: Ramesh Adhikari
2012: William Barnes
2012: Qingyou Meng
2011: Nerangika Sadeera Bandara
2011: Benjamin Ett
2011: Aditya Gokhale
2010: Adam Blomberg
2010: Jessica McIver
2009: Luis Cajamarca
2009: Burcu Yucesoy
2008: Kathleed McNamara
2008: Preema Pais
2007: Karen Balabanyan
2007: Philippe Martel

Morton and Helen Sternheim Graduate Award

For excellence in educational outreach and/or teacher preparation.

2013: Dominique Cambou
2012: Benjamin Ett
2007: Stefan Dickert