News Archive: 2018
Frederico Fiuza received the 2018 APS Thomas H. Stix Award for Outstanding Early Career Contributions to Plasma Physics. The Thomas H. Stix award recognizes an individual researcher who has made outstanding contributions (theoretical, experimental, computational, or technical) in plasma physics early in their career.
High Power Laser Workshop Poster Winners: Chandra Curry, Amy Coleman, and Nicholas Hartley
Left to right: Cindy Bolme, Nicholas Hartley, Amy Coleman, Chandra Curry, Gillis Dyer
Chandra Curry has been awarded a three-year Postgraduate Scholarship – Doctoral (PGS D) from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada.
Third-year HEDS doctoral student Chandra Curry has been awarded a three-year Postgraduate Scholarship – Doctoral (PGS D) from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada. This award will support of her PhD research on laser-driven ion acceleration from cryogenic low-Z jets, advised by Dr. Siegfried H. Glenzer and Dr. Ying Y. Tsui.
The liquid sheets – less than 100 water molecules thick – will let researchers probe chemical, physical and biological processes, and even the nature of water itself, in a way they could never do before.