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February 23, 2012
Professor Sumita Pennathur has been awarded the Santa Barbara Chamber of Commerce Award for Innovation. The Award for Innovation is the most prestigious award given by the Chamber of Commerce, and past winners include Chancellor Yang, Dr. Walter Kohn, and Dr. Alan Heeger. The award will be presented at the Chamber's State of the City event on March 12, 2012 at the Fess Parker Double Tree Resort. More information about the event can be found here:  http://sbchamber.org/news-newsletter.php
January 9, 2012
New York Times:  "Revisiting the Deepwater Horizon Plumes" by Justin Gillis Wall Stree Journal: "Spill Study Explains How Bacteria Cleaned Gulf" by Gautam Naik ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- UCSB Press Release:
December 5, 2011
Professor Tom Soh has been awarded a Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation which promotes academic cooperation between excellent scientists and scholars from around the world.
December 5, 2011
Professor Carl Meinhart has been elected to Fellowship in the American Physical Society for contributions to the seminal developments of micron resolution particle image velocimetry and free-surface microfluidics for surface enhanced Raman scattering technology, and for providing deeper understanding of the flow of fluids over surfaces in the extremes of microscopic slip and high Reynolds number turbulence.
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