Graduate Awards

University Awards

Milton E. Mohr Awards Program - Fellowship
2017-18 Hamidreza Lotfizadehzhad
2017-18 Seema Pande
2016-17 Yao Wu

2015-16 Jacob Johnson
2015-16 Lei Li
2014-15 Ryan E. Matsuda
2014-15 Anita J. Zaitouna
2013-14 Erika Pfaunmiller
2012-13 Jeanethe A. Anguizola
2012-13 Brandon J. Burnett
2012-13 Yu Zhao
2010-11 Michelle Yoo
2010-11 Lili Lou
2009-10 Michelle Yoo

Outstanding Graduate Research Assistant Award
2016 Lei Li
2016 Jon Beck - Honorable Mention
2016 Alexey Lipatov - Honorable Mention
2014 Yu Zhao - Honorable Mention
2012 Rhitankar Pal
2012 Jennifer Gerasimov - Honorable Mention

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award
2012 Monica Kinde-Carson - Honorable Mention
2012 Matthea Peck - Honorable Mention

Folsom Distinguished Dissertation/Thesis - Doctoral
2011 Nan Shao

Folsom Distinguished Dissertation/Thesis - Master's
2009 Curtis Wray

Presidential Fellowship
2008 Nan Shao

UNL Outstanding Graduate Research Assistant Award
2007 Satya Bulusu

Folsom Distinguished Dissertation/Thesis - Doctoral
2005 Andrew Nelson

 

Arts and Sciences College Awards

College Graduate Research Assistant
2007 Satya Bulusu
2006 Satya Bulusu
2005 Sarah C. Petitto
2004Soohaeng Yoo

College Graduate Teaching Assistant
2004 Lewis Stevens

 

Chemistry Department Awards

Charles A. Kingsbury Graduate Teaching Assistant Awardee
2016-17 Matthew Beio – Prof. Berkowitz

James Carr Graduate Research Assistant Awardee
2016-17 Alissa Horn – Prof. Dussault
2014-15 Yunyun Zhou - Prof. Cheung

T. Adrian George Graduate Research Assistant Awardee
2016-17 Jingzhi Lu – Prof. Zhang
2014-15 Jacob A. Johnson - Prof. Zhang

Robert S. Marianelli Graduate Research Assistant Awardee
2016-17 Mikhail Shekhirev – Prof. Sinitskii
2011-12 Brandon J. Burnett - Prof. Cheung

James H. Looker Graduate Teaching Assistant Awardee
2016-17 Veronika Shoba – Prof. Takacs
2011-12 Jayson Kempinger - Prof. DiMagno

Korean Alumni Research Assistant Awardees
2015-16 Nanxi Wang - Prof. Guo
2014-15 Xiwei Zheng - Prof. Hage
2013-14 Yunyun Zhou - Prof. Cheung
2012-13 Jeanethe Anguizola - Prof. Hage
2011-12 Sean Smith - Prof. Takacs
2010-11 Michelle Yoo Johnson - Prof. Hage
2009-10 Paul Barron - Prof. Choe
2008-09 John Schiel - Prof. Hage
2006-07 Chunling Wa - Prof. Hage
2005-06 Chunjuan Zhang - Prof. Redepenning
2004-05 Sarah C. Petito - Prof. Langell
2003-04 Soohaeng Yoo - Prof. Zeng
2001-02 Valeriy Smirnov - Prof. DiMagno
2000-01 Paolo Rossi - Prof. Harbison
1999-00 David Pugmire - Prof. Langell
1998-99 Kwang Jin Oh - Prof. Zeng

Research Assistant Awardees
2016-17 Abby Gelb (Honorable Mention) – Prof. Dodds
2015-16 Jon Beck (Honorable Mention) - Prof. C. Stains
2014-15 Alexey Lipatov - Prof. Sinitskii
2014-15 Brad Worley - Prof. Powers
2012-13 Xiang Fei - Prof. Berkowitz
2012-13 Jennifer Y. Gerasimov - Prof. Lai
2011-12 Yu Zhao - Prof. Zeng
2010-11 Lili Lou - Prof. Du
2009-10 Rhitankar Pal, Joseph Brewer, Krina Joseph - Prof. Zeng, Prof. Cheung, Prof. Hage
2008-09 Roberto Delgadillo, Jun Wang - Prof. Parkhurst, Prof. Zeng
2007-08 Kelly Mercier, Nan Shao - Prof. Powers, Prof. Zeng
2006-07 Kausik Das, Rangan Mallik - Prof. Rajca, Prof. Hage
2005-06 Satya Bulusu, Erin Marsh - Prof. Zeng, Prof. Langell
2004-05 Xingang Zhao - Prof. Harbison
2003-04 Jianzhong Chen, Steven A. Schuetz - Prof. Hage, Prof. Belot
2002-03 Mary Anne Nelson - Prof. Hage
2001-02 Tony Trullinger - Prof. Dussault
2000-01 Mohua Bose, Joanna Clark, Kerry Clark - Prof. Berkowitz, Prof. Stezowski, Prof. George
1999-00 Wan Jin Jahng, Jill McFadden - Prof. Berkowitz, Prof. Berkowitz
1998-99 Tzanko Doukov, John R. Engen, Jeff Schultz - Prof. Stezowski, Prof. D. Smith, Prof. Dussault

Teaching Assistant Awardees
2016-17 Hamidreza Lotfizadehzhad (Honorable Mention – Prof. Lai
2015-16 Xiang Zhang (Honorable Mention) 2012-13 Jacob A. Johnson - Prof. Zhang, Prof. Zhang

2011-12 Yali Wang, Yu Zhao - Prof. Harbison, Prof. Zeng
2010-11 Brandon J. Burnett, Thomas J. Fisher, Rhitankar Pal - Prof. Cheng, Prof. Dussault, Prof. Zeng
2009-10 Steve Halouska, Mattie Peck, Leah Thompson - Prof. Powers, Prof. Langell, Prof. Berkowitz
2008-09 Kris Hiebner, Matt Shortridge - Prof. Redepenning, Prof. Powers
2007-08 Mark Cradduck, Christopher McCune, Judy Miska, Jaime Stark - Prof. DiMagno, Prof. Berkowitz, Prof. Takacs, Prof. Powers
2006-07 Ross Andrews, Efthimia Papastavros, Adrienne Roehrich, Chris Schwartz, Jun Wang - Prof. Takacs, Prof. Hage, Prof. Harbison, Prof. Dussault, Prof. Zeng
2005-06 Mitzy Erdmann, Kausik Das, Nathan Stafford - Prof. Belot, Prof. Rajca, Prof. Redepenning
2004-05 J.J. Haycraft, Elizabeth Bowman - Prof. Eckhardt, Prof. Belot
2003-04 Roberto de la Salud-Bea, Roberto Fabio Delgadillo, Lewis L. Stevens - Prof. Berkowitz, Prof. Parkhurst, Prof. Eckhardt
2002-03 John Austin, Annette Moser, JoDell Whittington - Prof. Hage, Prof. Hage, Prof. Parkhurst
2001-02 Justin C. Biffinger, Sumit Mukherjee - Prof. DiMagno, Prof. Rajca
2000-01 Makoto Furukawa, Casey Swaim - Prof. Zeng, Prof. D. Smith
1999-00 Jeffery Arkins, Kerry Clark, Johanna Mazlo - Prof. Takacs, Prof. George, Prof. Stezowski

Cromwell Research Assistant Awardees
2016-17 Veronika Shoba – Prof. Takacs
2015-16 Andrew Olson - Prof. Dussault
2014-15 Gregory A. Applegate - Prof. Berkowitz

2013-14 Rachel Willand-Charnley - Prof. Dussault
2012-13 Nathan C. Thacker - Prof. Takacs
2011-12 Jacob A. Friest - Prof. Berkowitz
2010-11 Charles E. Schiaffo - Prof. Dussault
2009-10 Sean Smith - Prof. Takacs
2008-09 Bijia Wang - Prof. DiMagno
2006-07 Shin A. Moteki, Weijun Shen - Prof. Takacs, Prof. Berkowitz
2005-06 Kannan Karukurichi - Prof. Berkowitz
2004-05 Peng Dai - Prof. Dussault
2003-04 Andrew P. Nelson - Prof. DiMagno
2002-03 Tony Trullinger - Prof. Dussault
2001-02 Mohua Bose - Prof. Berkowitz
2000-01 Jill McFadden - Prof. Berkowitz
1999-00 Seung-hoi Kim - Prof. Rieke

Fuerniss Fellowship Awardees
2016-17 Xin Shang – Prof. Guo
2015-16 Matthew Beio - Prof. Berkowitz

2015-16 Jia (Emma) Zhao - Prof. C. Stains
2014-15 Shiva Kumar Kyasa - Prof. Dussault
2013-14 Kaushik Panigrahi - Prof. Berkowitz
2012-13 Wantanee Sittiwong - Prof. Dussault
2011-12 Lili Lou - Prof. Du
2010-11 Jacob A. Friest - Prof. Berkowitz
2009-10 Nathan Thacker - Prof. Takacs
2008-09 David Nelson - Prof. Berkowitz
2007-08 Shin Moteki - Prof. Takacs
2006-07 Chris Schwartz - Prof. Dussault
2005-06 Chunping Xu - Prof. Dussault
2003-04 Justin C. Biffinger - Prof. DiMagno
2002-03 Valeriy Smirnov - Prof. DiMagno
2001-02 Jeffery Atkins - Prof. Takacs

John J. Stezowski Graduate Teaching Assistant Awardees
2016-17 Forouzan Aboufazeli – Prof. Dodds
2015-16 Jessica Periago - Prof. Griep
2014-15 Katherine Schumacher - Prof. Dodds
2013-14 Zane Gernhart - Prof. Cheung

2012-13 Yuseph Khan
2010-11 Monica Kinde-Carson - Prof. Harbison
2009-10 Jacob Friest - Prof. Berkowitz
2008-09 Paul Barron - Prof. Choe

George Sturgeon Graduate Teaching Assistant Awardees
2015-16 Lukasz Gauza - Prof. Redepenning
2013-14 Greg Applegate - Prof. Berkowitz

Gordon A. Gallup Graduate Research Assistant Awardees
2015-16 Navneet Khetrapal - Prof. Zeng
2014-15 Lei Li - Prof. Zeng
2013-14 Anita J. Zaitouna - Prof. Lai

Stuart Staley Graduate Teaching Assistant Awardees
2015-16 Seth Blackwell - Prof. Harbison

Emily M. Griffing Fellowship Awardees
2015-16 Veronika Shoba - Prof. Takacs

Pill-Soon Song Graduate Research Assistant Awardees
2016-17 Yang Hong – Prof. Zeng
2015-16 Alexey Lipatov - Prof. Sinitskii

Charles Wilkins Graduate Research Assistant Awardees
2015-16 Yao Wu - Prof. Lai

 

International Awards

The International Precious Metals Institute, Inc.
2015 Lei Li