David Pines Large photo
Photo by Matthew Payne

APS Fellow David Pines received the John David Jackson Award for Excellence in Graduate Education from the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) at their recent meeting in New Orleans. In the photo, Pines (left) receives the award from AAPT Past-President David Sokoloff of the University of Oregon. Pines is emeritus professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and the Founding Director of the Institute for Complex Adaptive Matter.