Monday, March 5, 2012
Dayal Awarded 2012 ARO Young Investigators Prize
Kaushik Dayal recently received the Army Research Office Young Investigator Award for his proposal: A Multiscale Atomistic Method for Long-Range Electrical Interactions with Application to Multiphysics Calculations in Functional Materials. This award is the third such young investigators prize that Professor Dayal has won. He was also awarded the 2012 National Science Foundation CAREER Award and the 2012 Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigators Prize.
ARO's Young Investigator Program (YIP) seeks to identify and support academic scientists early in their careers and who show exceptional promise for doing creative research. The objectives of this program are to attract outstanding faculty members of Institutions of Higher Education to the Department of the Army's research program, to support their research, and to encourage their teaching and research careers.