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Physics graduate student Adam Summers receives honorable mention in NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Adam SummersAdam Summers, a first year graduate student in the physics department, received honorable mention in the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program. These scholarships are highly competitive and prestigious. Adam works with Prof. Carlos Trallero to study the interactions of strong, ultrafast fields with nanostructures.

As the oldest graduate fellowship of its kind, the program has a long history of selecting recipients who achieve high levels of success in their future academic and professional careers. The reputation of the fellowship programs follows recipients and often helps them become lifelong leaders that contribute significantly to both scientific innovation and teaching.