Max Shtein was awarded the PRISM-Newport Award of Excellence in recognition of his work developing organic vapor phase deposition and organic vapor jet deposition of thin films for organic light emitting diodes and thin film transistors. The award is presented annually by the Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials to a graduate student for leadership in the field of photonics, electro-optics or optoelectonic materials.
Barclay Satterfield has been named a Princeton Environmental Institute – Science Technology and Environmental Policy (PEI STEP) fellow for 2004/2005. Fellows received half fellowship support for two years permit them to address policy implications of their thesis research. Barclay’s thesis research is focused on improving the performance of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells.