UCSD Physics Awards

UC San Diego Physicist Massimiliano Di Ventra elected American Physical Society Fellow

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Professor Di Ventra was elected APS Fellow, "For contributions to the theory of electronic transport in nanoscale conductors" and was nominated by the Division of Condensed Matter Physics.

The criterion for election is exceptional contributions to the physics enterprise; e.g., outstanding physics research, important applications of physics, leadership in or service to physics, or significant contributions to physics education. Fellowship is a distinct honor signifying recognition by one's professional peers.

Each nomination is evaluated by the Fellowship committee of the appropriate APS division, topical group or forum, or by the APS General Fellowship committee. After review by the full APS Fellowship Committee, the successful candidates are elected by APS Council.

Last modified: 11/28/2012