Physicist Shirley Ho Wins Outstanding Young Researcher Award From International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers
Shirley Ho, assistant professor of physics and a member of the McWilliams Center for Cosmology at Carnegie Mellon University, has been named a co-winner of the 2014 Outstanding Young Researcher Award from the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers. The Macronix Prize, which is given to young, ethnic Chinese physicists or astronomers working outside of Asia, recognizes Ho for her leadership in large, international collaborations that have resulted in the most precise measurement of cosmic distances and contributed to the understanding of the nature of the expansion history of the universe.
Students Receive Scholarships and Internships Through the German Academic Exchange Service
BusinessWeek highlights Alumni Brian Frezza (S'05) (left) and D.J. Kleinbaum's (S'05) start-up that combines robotics, chemistry and biology.
Photograph by Ike Edeani for Bloomberg Businessweek.