Awards

Year: 2017
Recipient Award Name Award Type Year Department Recipient's Appointment
James Randerson Elected, Member of the National Academy of Sciences Fellowship 2017 Earth System Science Faculty
Eric Rignot 2017 Louis Agassiz Medal Award 2017 Earth System Science Faculty
Renee Link UCI Professor of the Year Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Araceli Serrano NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Earth System Science Graduate Student
David Fabian DOE SCGSR fellowship Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Graduate Student
Chris Vanderwal Arthur C. Cope Scholar Award Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Barbara Finlayson-Pitts ACS Francis P. Garvan-John M. Olin Medal Distinction 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Chris Vanderwal A. R. Katritsky Junior Award in Heterocyclic Chemistry Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Johann Lopez NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Darius Vrubliauskas NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Graduate Student
Zi Yao NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Graduate Student
Michael Freidberg NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Graduate Student
Julia Montoya NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Graduate Student
Richard Schoen Rolf Schock Prize Award 2017 Mathematics Faculty
Mallory Hinks UCI Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Graduate Student
Kieron Burke Fellow of the British Royal Society of Chemistry Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Tom Trogdon Gábor Szegö Prize Award 2017 Mathematics Faculty
John Hemminger DOE's Secretary’s Appreciation Award Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Shane Ardo Sloan Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Katherine Mackey Sloan Research Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Earth System Science Faculty
Shane Ardo Cottrell Scholar Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Shaul Mukamel William F. Meggers Award Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Richard Schoen Heinz Hopf Prize Award 2017 Mathematics Faculty
Aomawa Shields NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship Fellowship 2017 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Rob Corn ACS Division of Analytical Chemistry Award Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Qing Nie UCI Chancellor's Fellow Fellowship 2017 Mathematics Faculty
Elizabeth Jarvo NSF CAREER Award Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Christopher Lopez NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships Fellowship 2017 Mathematics Graduate Student
Isabella Velicogna Vening Meinesz Medal, European Geosciences Union Award 2017 Earth System Science Faculty
Jean Bourgain 2017 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics Award 2017 Mathematics Faculty
Casey Kelleher NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships Fellowship 2017 Mathematics Graduate Student
Aaron Esser-Kahn Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Jenny Yang Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) Award 2017 Chemistry Faculty
Richard Schoen Wolf Prize Award 2017 Mathematics 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
Qing Nie Jayne Koskinas Ted Giovanis Foundation Grant Award 2016 Mathematics Faculty
Jonathan Feng Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellowship 2016 Physics & Astronomy 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 Fellowship 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Lisa Olshansky ACS Irving S. Sigal Postdoctoral Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Chemistry Postdoctoral Candidate
Franklin Dollar Sloan Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Aomawa Shields Origins Project Postdoctoral Award Lectureship, ASU Award 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Daniel Whiteson UCI Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Fostering Undergraduate Research Award 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Henry Sobel Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics Award 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Timothy Tait Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Fellowship, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellowship 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Daniel Whiteson APS Fellow Fellowship 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Steven White Elected an honorary member of Astronomia Nova in Chestochowa Poland Distinction 2016 Physics & Astronomy Faculty
Shane Ardo Faculty Poster Award Talk, Gordon Research Conference, Electron Donor–Acceptor Interactions Award 2016 Chemistry Faculty
Kathleen Johnson GSA Bromery Award for Minorities Award 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Michael Goulden AGU Fellow Fellowship 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Ellen Druffel AGU Roger Revelle Medal Award 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Aaron Esser-Kahn 2016 ICTS Junior Investigator of the Year Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Clayton Elder 2016 Outstanding Contributions to the Department Award 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
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
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
Morgan Gorris 2016 National Defense Science and Engineering Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Danielle Draper 2019 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Madeleine Garibaldi 2016 Outstanding Earth System Science Senior Award 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Mikhail Konev NSF EAPSI/JSPS Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Graduate Student
Shaul Mukamel 2016 ABB Bomem-Michelson Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Isabella Velicogna 2016 UCI Chancellor's Fellow Distinction 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Barbara Finlayson-Pitts 2016 Iota Sigma Pi National Honorary Member Distinction 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Steve Davis 2016 Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education Award 2016 Earth System Science 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
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
Jessica Wang 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Kieron Burke Chancellor's Professor of Chemistry Distinction 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Grace Jung 2016 Outstanding Environmental Science Senior Award 2016 Earth System Science Graduate Student
Shane Parker Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship Fellowship 2016 Department of Chemistry Postdoctoral Candidate
Zhiqin Lu Eisenbud Professorship Distinction 2016 Department of Mathematics Faculty
Sergey Nizkorodov 2016 Fulbright Scholar Award (U East Finland) Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
James Randerson UCI Chancellor's Professor Distinction 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
Michael Prather 2016 Haagen-Smit Clean Air Award Award 2016 Earth System Science 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
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
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
Eric Rignot 2016 UCI Donald Bren Professor Distinction 2016 Earth System Science Faculty
Vy Dong 2016 Iota Sigma Pi Agnes Fay Morgan Award Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty
Alyssa Wu 2016 Excellence in Undergraduate Research Award 2016 Earth System Science Undergraduate Student
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
Reginald Penner 2016 ACS Analytical Chemistry Award in Electrochemistry Award 2016 Department of Chemistry Faculty

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