Carnegie Mellon University
January 25, 2012

Kaushik Dayal Receives NSF CAREER Award

Kaushik Dayal Receives NSF CAREER Award

Kaushik Dayal had received a National Science Foundation CAREER Award for his project: A Multiscale Strategy for Nano- and Bio- Structures: Deformation, Defects, and Electromechanics that will “investigate the use of fundamental structural symmetries for multiscale calculations of structural defects in systems of importance to nanotechnology and life sciences". 

The NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a foundation-wide activity that offers the NSF's most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research. 

Professor Dayal also recently received AFOSR Young Investigators Prize for his project: “A Multiscale Approach for Complex Functional Materials and Nanostructure".

NSF CAREER Award Information