MTL News Archives for 2013

William Tisdale wins Early Career Award

May 9, 2013

Tisdale honored by Office of Science of the Department of Energy.

Five MIT faculty members -- Alfredo Alexander-Katz; William Detmold; Liang Fu; William A. Tisdale; and Michael Williams -- have been named recipients of the 2013 Early Career Award of the Office of Science of the Department of Energy (DOE).

Now in its fourth year, the Early Career Awards support the development of individual research programs by outstanding scientists who are in the early stages of their careers, and stimulates research careers in the disciplines supported by the DOE's Office of Science. Across the Office of Basic Energy Sciences divisions, 61 awards were made from about 770 proposals that went out for peer review.

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Tisdale, the Charles and Hilda Roddey Career Development Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering, will use his award to support work over five years to develop a novel ultrafast microscopy technique for visualizing electronic processes at interfaces in next-generation solar cells.

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