Awards and Honors

2017

  • Shuang Zhao – Scholarship from China Scholarship Council
  • Luisa A. Mayorga – Department of Chemistry 9th Annual Research First Poster Session (Travel Award Recipient in NSF REU Category)
  • Alexis Kelly – UNL UCARE grant (Year 2)
  • Hamid R. Lotfi Zadeh Zhad – Milton E. Mohr Award
  • Hamid R. Lotfi Zadeh Zhad – Department of Chemistry Teaching Award (Honorable Mention)
  • Kenneth N. Hipp – Phi Lambda Upsilon (PLU) Travel Grant
  • Channing C.Thompson – Phi Lambda Upsilon (PLU) Travel Grant

2016


2015

  • Yamil M. Rodriquez – Department of Chemistry 7th Annual Research First Poster Session (Travel Award Recipient in NSF REU Category; selected for participation in the NSF 2015 Research Experiences for Undergraduates Symposium)
  • Channing C. Thompson – Department of Chemistry Citation in Excellence in Teaching Chemistry
  • Lan Xu – Scholarship from China Scholarship Council

2014

  • Arin L. Sutlief – Phi Lambda Upsilon (PLU) Member of the Year
  • Anita J. Zaitouna – Milton E. Mohr Award
  • Anita J. Zaitouna – Department of Chemistry Travel Fellowship
  • Anita J. Zaitouna – Gordon A. Gallup Graduate Research Assistant Award
  • Lee E. Korshoj – Amgen Scholars Summer Research Program at UC Berkeley under the mentorship of Prof. Jay D. Keasling
  • Zhi-gang “Andy” Yu – Scholarship from China Scholarship Council

2013

  • Anita J. Zaitouna – 2nd International Biosensors and Bioelectronics Conference Best Poster Award
  • Jennifer Y. Gerasimov – Charles L. Wilkins Graduate Research Assistant Award
  • S. Ehsan Salamifar – Department of Chemistry 5th Annual Research First Poster Session (Honorable Mention in Postdoc Category)
  • Thomas G. Smith – Phi Lambda Upsilon (PLU) Member of the Year

2012

  • Yao Wu – Department of Chemistry 4th Annual Research First Poster Session (First Prize in Beginning Graduate Student Category)
  • Jennifer Y. Gerasimov – UNL Outstanding Graduate Research Assistant Award (Honorable Mention)
  • Thomas G. Smith – Department of Chemistry 4th Annual Research First Poster Session (Honorable Mention in Senior Graduate Student Category)
  • Thomas G. Smith – Department of Chemistry 4th Annual Research First Poster Session (Peer to Peer PLU Research Excellence Award Honorable Mention)

2011

  • Weiwei Yang – UNL Office of Postdoctoral Studies Outstanding Postdoc Award
  • S. Ehsan Salamifar – Department of Chemistry 3rd Annual Research First Poster Session (First Prize in Postdoc Category)
  • Thomas G. Smith – Department of Chemistry 3rd Annual Research First Poster Session (Runner Up in Beginning Graduate Student Category)

2010

  • Weiwei Yang – Department of Chemistry 2nd Annual Research First Poster Session (First Prize in Postdoc Category)
  • Anita J. Zaitouna -NSF GAANN Fellowship
  • Jennifer Y. Gerasimov – UNL Folsom Master Thesis (Honorable Mention)

2009

  • Socrates J. P. Canete – Department of Chemistry 1st Annual Research First Poster Session (First Prize in New Graduate Student Category)
  • Jennifer Y. Gerasimov – Department of Chemistry 1st Annual Research First Poster Session (Honorable Mention in Senior Graduate Student Category)
  • Shuang Zhao – Scholarship from China Scholarship Council