Physicists Share Breakthrough Prize
Eugene Mele and Charles Kane are recognized for work on topological insulators, materials with unique properties that may help usher in new, ultra-efficient electronic devices, even quantum computing.
Annenberg Professors in the Social Sciences
Robert Aronowitz, Professor and Chair of History and Sociology of Science, and Dirk Krueger, Professor of Economics, have been appointed Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professors in the Social Sciences.
Turner Schulman Endowed Research Fund
David E. Schulman, C’82, L’85, and Suzanne E. Turner, C’82, parents, have made a gift in support of the Center for the Study of Ethnicity, Race, and Immigration.
Brush Family Professor of Chemistry
Daniel Mindiola, Professor of Chemistry, has been named Brush Family Professor of Chemistry.