Aug. 15, 2017
- Jacob Held and Prashant Kumar, both members of the Mkhoyan research group, won first place awards at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2017 Meeting in Saint Louis, Missouri.
Held claimed a first place MSA Student Poster Award for his poster, "Elemental Distribution Analysis of Core/Shell Nanocrystals with STEM/EDX." Kumar won first place in the micrograph competition for his electron micrograph, "Broken Flowers" showing a three-dimensional ordered metal alloy, and also won a MSA Graduate Student Award for his paper, "Early Growth Stages of Directly Synthesized Large-Area Zeolite Nanosheets." As award winners, Held and Kumar received certificates and cash prizes.
Related Link: http://microscopy.org/MandM/2017/