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APS User Peter Crane Awarded the 2014 International Prize for Biology from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

APS User Peter Crane Awarded the 2014 International Prize for Biology from Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

October 27, 2014

Peter Crane, Dean of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and a long-time user of the U.S. Department of Energy′s Advanced Photon Source, has been awarded the 2014 International Prize for Biology, administered by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, for his work on the evolutionary history of plants.
ACS Division of Energy and Fuels 2014 Distinguished Service Award to Winans of XSD

ACS Division of Energy and Fuels 2014 Distinguished Service Award to Winans of XSD

October 9, 2014

The 2014 American Chemical Society (ACS) Division of Energy & Fuels Distinguished Service Award was presented to Dr. Randy Winans of the Argonne X-ray Science Division in the Advanced Photon Source at the annual dinner in August 2014.
A World′s Top-10 X-ray Crystal Structure

A World′s Top-10 X-ray Crystal Structure

October 7, 2014

An x-ray crystal structure solved by Philip Coppens, a founding member of ChemMatCARS at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Photon Source at Argonne National Laboratory, has been chosen as one of the world’s top 10 molecular structures ever solved.
APS User Mark Hersam of Northwestern University Named a 2014 MacArthur Fellow

APS User Mark Hersam of Northwestern University Named a 2014 MacArthur Fellow

September 24, 2014

Professor Mark C. Hersam, a Northwestern University materials engineer and member of the DuPont-Northwestern-Dow Collaborative Access Team (DND-CAT) at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Photon Source has been named a 2014 MacArthur Fellow.
Michael Borland of the APS Named an Argonne Distinguished Fellow

Michael Borland of the APS Named an Argonne Distinguished Fellow

September 15, 2014

Michael Borland, Associate Division Director of the Argonne Accelerator Systems Division in the Photon Sciences Directorate, is one of four Argonne National Laboratory scientists named as Argonne Distinguished Fellows for 2014, the Laboratory’s highest scientific and engineering rank.
Kim of ASD Awarded 2014 Wilson Prize for Achievement in Physics of Particle Accelerators

Kim of ASD Awarded 2014 Wilson Prize for Achievement in Physics of Particle Accelerators

January 7, 2014

Kwang-Je Kim of the Advanced Photon Source has been named the recipient of the 2014 Robert R. Wilson Prize for Achievement in the Physics of Particle Accelerators,