PhD student Longji Cui received an MRS Gold Medal at the 2017 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit in Boston, Massachusetts. MRS Graduate Student Awards are intended to honor and encourage graduate students whose academic achievements and current materials research display a high level of excellence and distinction. Gold and Silver Awards are presented at the Award Session during the week of the MRS meeting and announced in the MRS Bulletin.
Cui also recently received the Richard and Eleanor Towner Prize. Cui's advisors are Pramod Sangi Reddy and Edgar Meyhofer.