APAM Faculty Honored at SEAS Faculty Excellence Celebration
APAM professors Simon Billinge, Allen Boozer, Pierre Gentine, David Keyes, Gerald Navratil, Richard Osgood, Steve Sabbagh, Adam Sobel and Michael Weinstein were honored at the SEAS Faculty Excellence Celebration on October 14, 2010.
The annual event celebrates the awards, honors, and recognitions earned by SEAS Faculty members during the previous academic year.
Photo: (left-right, bottom row) Aron Pinczuk, C.K. Chu, Michael Weinstein, Piere Gentine (top row) Richard Osgood, Irving Herman, and Adam Sobel
For his contribution to the field of powder diffraction
Allen H. Boozer
For outstanding work in the formulation of criteria allowing stellarators to improve fast particle and neoclassical confinement
Adam H. Sobel
For outstanding contributions to the understanding of the tropical atmosphere, through observational studies and analyses of idealized dynamical models.
Michael I. Weinstein
Named a fellow for his contributions to the analysis and applications of nonlinear waves
Best Paper Award
"Resistive wall stabilized operation in rotating high beta NSTX plasmas”
David E. Keyes
Gerald A. Navratil
Richard M. Osgood Jr.