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Chelsea Harris Named 2019 Howes Scholar

Chelsea Harris has been named a 2019 Frederick A. Howes Scholar in Computational Science by the US Department of Energy.

MacKenzie Warren and Abbie Stevens Receive National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships

MacKenzie Warren and Abbie Stevens receive National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowships

Astronomy Professors Sean Couch and Luke Roberts Receive U.S. Department of Energy SciDAC4 Award

Professors Sean Couch and Luke Roberts receive SciDAC4 award for simulations of supernovae.

Claire Kopenhafer awarded a Department of Energy fellowship

Claire Kopenhafer has been awarded a Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF) to support her research into Astrophysics.

Megan Donahue and Brian O'Shea named APS Fellows

In October 2016, Professor Megan Donahue and Associate Professor Brian O'Shea were named Fellows of the American Physical Society.

Sean Couch receives 2016 DOE Early Career Award

MSU Physics and Astronomy Assistant Professors Sean Couch and Chris Wrede receive the U.S. Department of Energy's 2016 Early Career Research Award.

Jay Strader receives Packard Fellowship

Assistant Professor Jay Strader of the MSU Department of Physics and Astronomy was named one of this year's 18 recipients nationwide of a Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering.