APS Fellowship

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APS Fellows Nominated by DPF  

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Bauerdick, Lothar [2015]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For innovation and leadership in building computing systems for high energy physics data analysis which enabled the Higgs boson discovery, and contributions to searches for Higgs decays to W-boson pairs.


Blum, Thomas [2015]
No Company Provided
Citation: For pioneering methods of lattice QCD to improve the computation of kaon properties, hadronic contributions to the anomalous magnetic moment of the muon and the spectrum of hadrons.


Cochran, James [2015]
Iowa State University
Citation: For important contributions to the discovery and measurement of the properties of the top quark, searches for rare B0-meson decays, and definitive contributions to the U.S. ATLAS physics program.


Davoudiasl, Hooman [2015]
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Citation: For elucidating our understanding of the experimental consequences of warped extra-dimensional models of space-time.


De, Kaushik [2015]
University of Texas, Arlington
Citation: For development of grid computing architectures that allow worldwide production and distributed analysis of large data sets for ATLAS and other experiments and for exploring physics beyond the standard model.


Garcia-Sciveres, Maurice [2015]
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Citation: For leadership in the development of vertex detectors at hadron colliders that enabled studies of the top quark and discoveries including B meson oscillations and the Higgs boson.


Gerdes, David [2015]
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Citation: For contributions to the discovery and study of the top quark, particularly the development of b-quark tagging, as well as trigger and tracker upgrades that led to improved measurements.


Gherghetta, Tony [2015]
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
Citation: For contributions to theories of extra dimensions and supersymmetry, advancing our understanding of grand unification, supersymmetry-breaking and the fermion mass hierarchy.


Gronau, Michael [2015]
Technion – Israel Institute of Technology
Citation: For incisive contributions regarding tests of the Kobayashi-Maskawa theory of CP violation and searches for new physics in the decays of particles containing heavy quarks.


Hearty, Christopher [2015]
University of British Columbia
Citation: For scientific and technical leadership on the BaBar experiment which produced important results on CP violation, flavor physics, and many other areas.


Kribs, Graham [2015]
University of Oregon
Citation: For contributions to our understanding of physics beyond the Standard Model, in particular theories with supersymmetry and extra generations of matter.


Matchev, Konstantin [2015]
University of Florida, Gainesville
Citation: For contributions to the collider phenomenology of supersymmetry and extra dimensions, studies of dark matter, and leadership in the development and popularization of simulation tools.


O'Dell, Vivian [2015]
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Citation: For leadership in CMS operations and upgrades, the Run IIb DZero detector upgrade; th DZero and CMS QCD physics groups and major contributions to the CMS Data Acquisition system.


Petrov, Alexey [2015]
Wayne State University
Citation: For contributions to heavy flavor physics, in particular studies of charm quarks and contributions to indirect searches for physics beyond the Standard Model.


Rusack, Roger [2015]
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis
Citation: For leadership in the development of advanced photodetector systems used in the Higgs boson discovery and realization and exploitation of the electromagnetic calorimeter of the CMS experiment.


Soldner-Rembold, Stefan [2015]
University of Manchester
Citation: For leadership of the DZero Collaboration at the Fermilab Tevatron which provided many discoveries and precision measurements in the field of particle physics.


Tanaka, Hirohisa [2015]
University of British Columbia
Citation: For contributions in experimental neutrino physics, particularly for work leading to observation of neutrino oscillations in the T2K experiment and to searches for neutrino oscillations in the Mini-BooNe experiment.


Toback, David [2015]
Texas A&M University
Citation: For pioneering work on searches for new particles and leadership of the CDF experiment.