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Public Release: 28-Feb-2018
The Optical Society presents the 2018 Michael S. Feld Biophotonics Award
The Optical Society (OSA) is pleased to name Lihong Wang, California Institute of Technology, USA, the 2018 Michael S. Feld Biophotonics Award recipient. Wang is recognized for inventing the world's fastest two-dimensional receive-only camera and enabling real-time imaging of the fastest phenomena such as light propagation and fluorescence decay.

Contact: Joshua Miller
jmiller@osa.org
202-416-1435
The Optical Society

Public Release: 28-Feb-2018
San Antonio Aviation and Aerospace Hall of Fame
SwRI's Burch elected to S.A. Aviation and Aerospace Hall of Fame
Dr. James L. Burch, vice president of the Space Science and Engineering Division at Southwest Research Institute, is one of four honorees being inducted into the San Antonio Aviation and Aerospace Hall of Fame at a dinner and reception March 22, 2018.

Contact: Rob Leibold
rleibold@swri.org
210-522-2258
Southwest Research Institute

Public Release: 27-Feb-2018
UTHealth's K. Lance Gould receives top honor from American College of Cardiology
The American College of Cardiology (ACC) will award K. Lance Gould, M.D., professor of cardiovascular medicine at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), its 2018 Distinguished Scientist Award-Translational Domain in honor of his contributions to the cardiovascular profession.

Contact: Rob Cahill
Robert.Cahill@uth.tmc.edu
713-500-3030
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Public Release: 27-Feb-2018
Nubia Muñoz wins the Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Development Cooperation
The BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Development Cooperation category goes, in this tenth edition, to the Colombian epidemiologist Nubia Muñoz, whose work was instrumental in establishing that infection with human papillomavirus (HPV) is the principal and necessary cause of cervical cancer.

Contact: Pablo Jauregui
pablo.jauregui@fbbva.es
34-674-331-223
BBVA Foundation

Public Release: 27-Feb-2018
UTA marketing senior wins business simulation competition
Ryan Su took top honors in the 2017 Capsim Fall Challenge from five other finalists in an intense, eight-hour competition.

Contact: Herb Booth
hbooth@uta.edu
817-272-7075
University of Texas at Arlington

Public Release: 27-Feb-2018
Students describe their research in a limerick
Doctoral students at the University of Bath have been challenged to use their rhyming skills to describe their PhD research on social media in the form of a limerick.

Contact: Vicky Just
v.j.just@bath.ac.uk
44-012-253-86883
University of Bath

Public Release: 26-Feb-2018
2018 Southern Agricultural Economics Association annual meeting
UTIA professor earns SAEA's Lifetime Achievement Award
Kimberly L. Jensen, a professor at the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture has received the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Southern Agricultural Economics Association.

Contact: Patricia McDaniels
pmcdaniels@tennessee.edu
615-835-4570
University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture

Public Release: 26-Feb-2018
Norwegian researchers awarded Grand Cross of the Order of St. Olav
Norwegian neuroscientists Edvard Moser and May-Britt Moser were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2014 with John O'Keefe. They've now been recognised by Norway's King with the award of the Grand Cross of the Order of St. Olav.

Contact: Rita Elmkvist Nilsen
media@kavli.ntnu.edu
47-735-91827
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Public Release: 23-Feb-2018
UTA scientist honored
Purnendu 'Sandy' Dasgupta, the Hamish Small Chair of Ion Analysis in UTA's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, was named the 2018 Distinguished Texas Scientist by the Texas Academy of Science and the 2018 American Chemical Society's Division of Analytical Chemistry Chemical Instrumentation Award recipient.

Contact: Teresa Woodard Schnyder
teresa.schnyder@uta.edu
817-272-2211
University of Texas at Arlington

Public Release: 23-Feb-2018
ACC/AAAE Airport Planning, Design & Construction Symposium
Gerald R. Ford Airport wins 2018 Speas Award for stormwater treatment system
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) congratulates the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority as the 2018 winner of the Jay Hollingsworth Speas Airport Award for its innovative and sustainable stormwater and deicing treatment system.
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Airport Consultants Council

Contact: Michele McDonald
MicheleM@aiaa.org
703-264-7542
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Public Release: 23-Feb-2018
UMass Amherst biologist receives Fulbright Award to study birdsong in the Amazon
Biologist Jeff Podos at the University of Massachusetts Amherst has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant that will not only support his teaching next fall at Brazil's National Institute for Amazon Research and the Federal University of Amazonas, but will also take him deep into the Amazon rain forest to study birds that communicate vocally in unusual ways.
US State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs

Contact: Janet Lathrop
jlathrop@umass.edu
41-354-542-989
University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Public Release: 22-Feb-2018
AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition
AIAA announces 2018 Outstanding Educators and Literary Excellence in Aerospace Awards
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) recently honored recipients of the 2018 Educator Awards presented to several faculty, including rotorcraft and adaptive structures expert Farhan Gandhi, the Rosalind and John J. Redfern Jr. '33 Professor of Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Contact: Jessica Otitigbe
otitij@rpi.edu
518-276-6050
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Public Release: 22-Feb-2018
Prestigious AGA Recognition Awards presented to GI leaders
The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) has announced the 2018 recipients of the annual recognition awards, given in honor of outstanding contributions and achievements in gastroenterology.

Contact: Aimee Frank
media@gastro.org
301-941-2620
American Gastroenterological Association

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