Sheena Patel (’14) and Brendan Folie (’11) Win NSF Fellowships

Congratulations to Sheena Patel (’14) and Brendan Folie (’11) on earning NSF Graduate Fellowships in Physics. Brendan is in his first year at U.C. Berkeley after spending two years in the Peace Corps in Ghana. Sheena is deciding between Eric Fullerton’s group at U.C. San Diego and Joe Checkelsky’s group at M.I.T. Nice going!

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News

Sheena Patel (’14) and Brendan Folie (’11) Win NSF Fellowships (April 1, 2014)
REU Possibilities (Jan. 6, 2014)
Joseph Checkelsky (’04) Named Assistant Professor of Physics at MIT (Oct. 6, 2013)
Fire Consumes Part of Bernard Field Station (Sept. 11, 2013)

Summer research students Celeste Melamed (’15) and Sheena Patel (’14) visiting the eSolar demonstration solar thermal power plant in Lancaster.