Awards

Year: 2017
Recipient Award Name Award Type Year Department Recipient's Appointment
Barbara Finlayson-Pitts ACS Francis P. Garvan-John M. Olin Medal Distinction 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Chris Vanderwal Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Year: 2016
Recipient Award Name Award Type Year Department Recipient's Appointment
Andrew Borovik NIH Merit Award Award 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Barbara J. Finlayson-Pitts Francis P. Garvan-John M. Olin Medal Award 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Matt Law $3.6M UC-National Laboratory Award Award 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Jonathan Feng Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellowship 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Qing Nie Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation Grant Award 2016 Mathematics Faculty
Chris Vanderwal Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award Award 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Shane Ardo Moore Inventor Fellow Fellowship 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Toshiki Tajima Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences Fellowship 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Ilya Krivorotov NSF’s NewLAW Program Grant Award 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Jennifer Prescher UCI 2016 Distinguished Assistant Professor for Research Award 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Alex Karns NSF GROW Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Chemistry Graduate Student
James Nowick ACS Fellow 2016 Chemistry Faculty
James Nowick 2016 class of ACS fellows Fellowship 2016 Faculty
Lisa Olshansky ACS Irving S. Sigal Postdoctoral Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Chemistry Postdoctoral Candidate
Sergey Pronin 2016-17 Hellman Fellow Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Ken Shea UCI Distinguished Professor of Chemistry Distinction 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Eric Rignot 2016 UCI Donald Bren Professor Distinction 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Amanda Holton 2016 UCI Lecturer of the Year (Celebration of Teaching) Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Lecturer
Aomawa Shields 2016 Clare Boothe Luce Professor Award 2016 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
Alyssa Wu 2016 Excellence in Undergraduate Research Award 2016 Earth System Science Undergraduate Student
Vy Dong 2016 Iota Sigma Pi Agnes Fay Morgan Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Mallory Hinks 2016 UC Grad Slam Silver Medal (2nd Place) Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Casey Kelleher 2016 President's Dissertation Year Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Mathematics Graduate Student
Michael Prather 2016 UCI Distinguished Professor Distinction 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Reginald Penner 2016 ACS Analytical Chemistry Award in Electrochemistry Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Julie Ferguson 2016 Celebration of Teaching Award Award 2016 Earth System Science Lecturer
Alon Gorodetsky 2016 NSF Presidential Early Career Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
NSF Departmental Award NSF $1M for physics scholarships for low income students Award 2016 Department of Physics and Astronomy Department
Joseph Cardon 2018 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Andrew Schaub NSF JSPS Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Jenny Yang 2016 NSF Career Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Ashley Payne 2016 President's Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Michigan Fellowship 2016 Earth System Science Postdoctoral Candidate
Amanda Holton 2016 Outstanding Contribution to Undergraduate Education (UCI) Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Lecturer
Franklin Dollar 2016 Sloan Fellow Fellowship 2016 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
Clayton Elder 2016 Outstanding Contributions to the Department Award 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Aaron Esser-Kahn 2016 ICTS Junior Investigator of the Year Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Vicky Lim 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Zhiqin Lu Halmos-Ford Award (Mathematical Association of America) Award 2016 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Reginald Penner 2016 C.N. Reilley Award (Society for Electroanalytical Chemistry) Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Morgan Gorris 2016 National Defense Science and Engineering Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Zhibin Guan 2016 JSPS Invitation Fellowship for Research in Japan Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Steven White Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences Distinction 2016 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
Madeleine Garibaldi 2016 Outstanding Earth System Science Senior Award 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Danielle Draper 2019 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Mikhail Konev NSF EAPSI/JSPS Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Isabella Velicogna 2016 UCI Chancellor's Fellow Distinction 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Shaul Mukamel 2016 ABB Bomem-Michelson Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Steve Davis 2016 Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education Award 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Barbara Finlayson-Pitts 2016 Iota Sigma Pi National Honorary Member Distinction 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Brittany Moser 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
German Enciso 2016 Celebration of Teaching Award (UCI) Award 2016 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Jennifer Prescher 2016 Novartis Early Career Award in Organic Chemistry Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Jessica Wang 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
John Hemminger UCI Distinguished Professor of Chemistry Distinction 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Mu-Chun Chen 2016 Humboldt Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
Grace Jung 2016 Outstanding Environmental Science Senior Award 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Kieron Burke Chancellor's Professor of Chemistry Distinction 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Shane Parker Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Postdoctoral Candidate
Zhiqin Lu Eisenbud Professorship Distinction 2016 Department of Mathematics Faculty
James Randerson UCI Chancellor's Professor Distinction 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Sergey Nizkorodov 2016 Fulbright Scholar Award (U East Finland) Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Michael Prather 2016 Haagen-Smit Clean Air Award Award 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Benny Gerber 2016 Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Distinction 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Toshiki Tajima Distinguished Fellow by National Institute of Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology Distinction 2016 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
David Row 2017 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Abel Klein Distinguisehd Faculty Award for Membership Award 2016 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Year: 2015
Recipient Award Name Award Type Year Department Recipient's Appointment
Judy Smith Honorable Research Stuff Distinction 2015 Mathematics Faculty
David Kamber 2015 Bader Award from Sigma-Aldrich Award 2015 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Isabella Velicogna 2015 Highly Cited Researcher Distinction 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Peter Li UCI Chancellor's Professor Distinction 2015 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Keith Moore 2015 Community Earth System Model Distinguished Achievement Award Award 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Sergey Nizkorodov 2015 Fellow of American Assoc for the Advancement of Science Distinction 2015 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Daniel Whiteson 2015 Webby Award Award 2015 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
Richard Schoen Vice President of the American Mathematical Society Distinction 2015 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Matt Law 2015 UCI Chancellor's Fellow Distinction 2015 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Alex Guenther 2015 AGU Fellow Fellowship 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Hong-Kai Zhao UCI Chancellor's Professor Distinction 2015 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Eric Rignot 2015 UCI Chancellor's Professor of Earth System Science Distinction 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Jennifer Prescher 2015 ACS Rising Star Award (WCC) Award 2015 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Franklin Dollar 2015 AISES Most Promising Scientist Award 2015 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
James Randerson 2015 Highly Cited Researcher Distinction 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Jun Allard 2015 NSF Career Award Award 2015 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Reginald Penner UCI Chancellor's Professor Distinction 2015 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Katherine Mackey 2015 AAAS Marion Milligan Mason Award for Women in the Chemical Sciences Award 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Gregory Weiss 2015 Ig Nobel Prize in Chemistry Award 2015 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Jonathan Feng 2015 Simons Investigator Award 2015 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
John Lowengrub UCI Chancellor's Professor Distinction 2015 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Cathy Garcia 2015 NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship Fellowship 2015 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Larry Overman 2015 Ryoji Noyori Prize Award 2015 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Siddharth Parameswaran 2015 NSF CAREER Award Award 2015 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty
Eric Rignot 2015 Highly Cited Researcher Distinction 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Jeff Streets 2015 NSF Career Award Award 2015 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Katherine Mackey 2015 Kavli Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences Fellowship 2015 Earth System Science Faculty
Sandra Blair 2015 Chancellor's Club Fellowship Fellowship 2015 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Zachary Fisk 2015 Bernd T. Matthias Prize for Superconducting Materials Award 2015 Department of Physics and Astronomy Faculty