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NU professor wins National Science Foundation award

Allyson Chiu, Campus Editor

April 11, 2017

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories

A Northwestern astrophysicist received a National Science Foundation award, which will help fund research on galaxy formation, the University announced last week. Physics and astronomy Prof. Claude-André Faucher-Giguère,...

McCormick professor wins prestigious scientific research award

Catherine Kim, Reporter

March 2, 2017

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McCormick Prof. Koray Aydin won the 2017 Young Investigator Program award from the Office of Naval Research for his work in nanophotonic materials and devices. Aydin, who is an assistant professor of electrical engineering...

Feinberg associate dean wins American Medical Women’s Association award

Jonah Dylan, Assistant Campus Editor

February 28, 2017

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Sandra Sanguino, associate dean for student affairs at the Feinberg School of Medicine, was awarded the Exceptional Mentor Award by the American Medical Women’s Association. In addition to her role as assistant dean, Sanguino...

Two Northwestern professors honored with physics award

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

February 26, 2017

Filed under Campus, Faculty

Weinberg physics Profs. William Halperin and James Sauls have been awarded the international Fritz London Memorial Prize, which recognizes scientific contributions made in the field of low-temperature physics. Halperin, the...