December 20, 2008
Tawanda W. Johnson
Presidential 2007 Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers Announced
Eight American Physical Society Members Included Among Honorees
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The White House has announced its choices for the 2007 Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers. APS is pleased to congratulate eight APS members, among sixty-seven recipients, who received the award.
The Early Career Scientists and Engineer Award is the Nation’s highest honor for professionals at the outset of their independent scientific research careers. Nominations are received from federal departments and agencies.
Early Career Scientists and Engineer Award - APS Members
Department of Commerce
Department of Defense
Department of Energy
The American Physical Society (www.aps.org) is a non-profit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy and international activities. APS represents over 51,000 members, including physicists in academia, national laboratories and industry in the United States and throughout the world. Society offices are located in College Park, MD (Headquarters), Ridge, NY, and Washington, DC.