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February 13, 2018
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Bienenstock is the winner of the 2018 Philip Hauge Abelson Prize, given by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
February 5, 2018
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Nearly 200 guests attended a symposium on fundamental physics to celebrate the former deputy director’s numerous scientific contributions, which continue to have a tremendous impact on our understanding of the subatomic world.
Sid Drell Symposium January 2018
November 13, 2017
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The prestigious award recognizes her seminal contributions to particle physics.
Helen Quinn
November 10, 2017
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The award honors his contributions to research and education as founding president of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST).
Jonathan and Renee Dorfan
October 24, 2017
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He is recognized for his numerous contributions to the advancement of accelerator physics, community service and education.
Alexander Chao
October 23, 2017
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The astrophysicist is recognized for her leadership, mentorship and innovative work in understanding how galaxies form.
September 26, 2017
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The early career award from SLAC’s X-ray laser recognizes Kjaer’s work in ultrafast X-ray science.
photo of Kasper Kjaer in Panofsky Auditorium
September 11, 2017
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Kumar’s work, carried out in part at SSRL, explains how memristors work – a new class of electronic devices with applications in next-generation information storage and computing.
photo of Suhas Kumar at SSRL
August 25, 2017
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The emeritus physicist was honored for the development of novel detectors that have greatly advanced experiments in particle physics, especially BABAR, which looked into the matter-antimatter imbalance of the universe.
Blair Ratcliff 2017 DPF Instrumentation Award
August 18, 2017
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The Scripps researcher is honored for groundbreaking research at the Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource that accelerated the development of a vaccine for deadly Lassa fever.
Photo - Kathryn Hastie, staff scientist at The Scripps Research Institute

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