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Nikos Varelas awarded title of LAS Distinguished Professor

Professor Nikos Varelas has been named a LAS Distinguished Professor in the 2014-2015 academic year. The award “recognizes exceptional faculty for their contributions to the LAS and UIC communities, as well as for…

Misha Stephanov elected as American Physical Society Fellow

Congratulations to Professor Misha Stephanov, who was elected as an American Physical Society Fellow! Professor Stephanov’s citation reads: “For seminal contributions to the theory of high energy density strongly interacting matter, and to the…

Nikos Varelas named 2013 AAAS Fellow

The Department is pleased to announce that Professor Nikos Varelas has been named a 2013 AAAS Fellow for his contributions to the field of experimental particle physics. One of only 388 American Association for…

Cecilia Gerber leads pixel detector project

Professor Cecilia Gerber is a manager on the project for a brand-new pixel detector designed and built by a team at Fermilab in collaboration with 19 U.S. universities (including University of Illinois at…