Professor Grzegorz Szamel Elected American Physical Society Fellow

Posted: December 29th, 2014

Professor Grzegorz Szamel has been elected to fellowship in the American Physical Society this fall, recommended by the Division of Chemical Physics.  The fellowship award honors Professor Szamel “For his contributions to the understanding of glassy dynamics through computer simulations and fundamental theory.  He will receive a certificate at the upcoming APS March Meeting in San Antonio, and his name and award citation will appear in the March 2015 issue of APS News.

The American Physical Society is a non-profit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics.  APS represents over 50,000 members, including scientists in academia, national laboratories and industry from within the United States and around the world. APS Fellowships are peer-nominated awards given in recognition of outstanding contributions to physics, and the Fellowships are limited to no more than one half of one percent of the APS membership.