Ph.D. graduate Jin-Woo Han from Professor Yang-Kyu Choi’s Lab of our department was awarded the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) by the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) of the White House.
The PECASE is one of the most prestigious awards given by the President of the United States to young scientists. Dr. Han is currently working at NASA and will receive the award at the ceremony this spring in Washington DC.
Please refer to the press release for more details.
Press Release Link: https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2016/02/18/president-obama-honors-extraordinary-early-career-scientists