News & Announcements Archive


Dr. Lisa Pogue Explores Science Collaboration

Dr. Lisa Pogue Explores Science Collaboration
Dr. Lisa Pogue, chemistry postdoctoral scholar in the Institute for Quantum Matter, a department of energy energy frontiers research center, interviews scientific teams to explore the key ingredients to successful scientific collaboration for the Frontiers in Energy Research Newsletter. Great job, Lisa!


Dr. Adam Phelan Receives NSF Award

Dr. Adam Phelan Receives NSF Award
Congratulations to Adam Phelan, Associate Director of PARADIM Bulk Crystal Facility, on his recent NSF award to explore the structural polymorphism origins of superconductivity under pressure. Congrats again, Adam!


Professors Thoi, Kempa, and Fairbrother awarded 2019 Hopkins Discovery Award

Professors Thoi, Kempa, and Fairbrother awarded 2019 Hopkins Discovery Award
More than ever, the answers to the most challenging questions cannot be accomplished entirely within one academic discipline, or even one division. The Johns Hopkins Discovery Awards provide grant awards to cross-divisional teams, comprised of faculty and/or non-faculty members from at least two schools or affiliates of the university, who are poised to arrive at important […]


Prof. Klausen Presents at Hopkins on the Hill

Prof. Klausen Presents at Hopkins on the Hill
Prof. Rebekka Klausen (pictured) represented the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at Hopkins on the Hill, a biennial showcase of the range, value, and impact of federally funded research across Johns Hopkins University. U.S. Reps. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) and David Trone (D-MD) attended the showcase in the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C. […]


Chairman Yarkony Receives 2019 Herschbach Medal in Theory Award

Chairman Yarkony Receives 2019 Herschbach Medal in Theory Award
The Herschbach medal is presented at the Dynamics of Molecular Colllisions meeting which has been held biennially for the last 54 years.  At this meeting medals in theoretical and experimental molecular dynamics, named in honor of 1986 Nobel laureate Dudley R. Herschbach are awarded, in Herschbach’s words:  For bold and architectural work, inspiring and empowering. […]


David Burns is a Space Scholar!

David Burns is a Space Scholar!
David Burns (Thoi Group) is accepted into the Space Scholars Program at the Kirtland Air Force Base. He will be spending this summer in Albuquerque, NM studying electrode materials for space-based energy storage with Dr. Jessica Buckner. Congratulations, David!


Dara Weiss and Tylar Clark-Winters Awarded 2019 NSF GRFP

Dara Weiss and Tylar Clark-Winters Awarded 2019 NSF GRFP
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) helps ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science and engineering in the United States and reinforces its diversity. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master’s and doctoral degrees at accredited United […]