Faculty and students receive awards
Dr. Nasri Nesnas earned Florida Tech's award for his excellence in teaching and five students received departmental awards for their academic and research achievements.
Professor and Student Win Local ACS Awards
The Orlando Section of the ACS recognizes the accomplishments of Dr. Jessica Smeltz and Ms. Elizabeth Stewart (Junior, Research Chemistry option).
NASA funds students studying polymer repair in low gravity
Dr. Kurt Winkelmann is collaborating with scientists at Vencore Corp. and engineering faculty in a student-led, collaborative project to study polymer repair techniques in space.
Grad Student Earns National Research Council Postdoc Award
Dr. Rafaela Nita, a graduate student in Dr. Andy Knight's group, has received a postdoctoral associate award from the National Research Council. Dr. Nita will join the research group of Dr. Jake Fontana, Center for Bio/Molecular Science and Engineering...
Design and Characterization of Composite Membranes for Integrated Solar Fuel Generating Devices
Dr. Michael Freund has been awarded a 2-year, $200,000 grant to support a research collaboration with groups at Caltech and MIT.
Dr. Knight Awarded Office of Naval Research Sabbatical Leave Fellowship
Dr. Andy Knight has been awarded an ONR Sabbatical Leave Fellowship at the Center for Bio/Molecular Science and Engineering (NRL), Washington DC.
Dr. Nelson Named 2015 ACS Fellow
Dr. Gordon Nelson is recognized by the American Chemical Society for his outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession and the ACS.
Florida Tech Chemists receive Orlando ACS awards
Dr. Andy Knight has been selected as the 2015 American Chemical Society Outstanding Chemist. Mr. Shishir Chourey, a PhD student In Dr. Joshua Rokach's research group, was recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Graduate Student.
Martin Zung Memorial Chemistry Award
Martin Zung Memorial Chemistry Award is given to an outstanding junior or senior majoring in Chemistry