Materials Student wins Science Award for Excellence in PhD Research

19 May 2014

Recent postgraduate student, Rama Vasudevan, has been awarded the 2014 Faculty of Science Award for Excellence in PhD Research. This is awarded to the doctoral student in Science who is judged to have produced the best PhD thesis in a calendar year. Rama, who originally did a Nanotechnology degree at UNSW, was supervised by Professor Nagy Valanoor. As part of his thesis work, Rama produced a series of first author publications in very highly regarded journals that have already attracted a large number of citations. Following the completion of his PhD, Rama took up a position at Oak Ridge National Laboratories.

Congratulations to Rama on this very prestigious award.