MSE Alumnus Ranjan Dash Receives $1,000 Carbon Award

Published on Wednesday March 28, 2007

MSE alumnus Ranjan Dash (advisor: Yury Gogotsi) was the recipient of this year's $1,000 Elsevier (Carbon) prize from Carbon, the international journal sponsored by the American Carbon Society and published by Elsevier, for his research on Nanoporous Carbons Derived from Binary Carbides and their Optimization for Hydrogen Storage. The Carbon prize is given to recent Ph.D. graduates.

According to Prof. Peter A. Thrower, Editor-in-Chief, Carbon, there were a record number of candidates for this year's prize and nearly 100 pages of nomination letters and thesis summaries had to be carefully read and evaluated.

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