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Are you interested in learning more about how to use Mathematica to do amazing and useful things, or want to share your own knowledge? Mathematica is a very powerful integrated system for symbolic and numerical mathematics, graphics, data analysis, statistics, and simulation, with built-in data...
Recent IIT graduate Matthew Otten (PHYS '13) has been awarded the Society of Physics Students (SPS) Herbert Levy Memorial Endowment Fund Scholarship. The scholarship, funded by a donation from Margaret Sussman Levy in honor of her late husband, Herbert Levy, consists of $2,000 to be used by...
Emily Hommerding, a senior physics major, has received a prestigious Graduate Research Fellowship from the National Science Foundation. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes outstanding senior undergraduate and doctoral-level students in the natural, social, and engineering...
Carlo Segre, Duchossois Leadership Professor of Physics, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election as a AAAS Fellow is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers. This year, 388 members have been awarded this honor by AAAS because...
IIT Master of Health Physics student Trang Marquez was awarded one of this year’s Health Physics Society (HPS) Dade Moeller Scholarships. Her scholarship includes $2,000 to apply to her graduate studies, and another $800 to use toward her attendance at the 2014 HPS Annual Meeting. Her...
Division of Chemistry assistant professors David Minh and Andrey Rogachev and Department of Physics Professor Emeritus Larry Scott participated in an on-campus panel discussion on October 23 about the 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Moderator Ishaque Khan, chair and professor of...
IIT student Miriam Schmid was one of 53 students who received the Lincoln Academy's Student Laureate Award. Schmid, who is a senior pursuing a degree in Biochemistry and a certification in Mathematics and Science Education, was honored at the annual Student Laureate Convocation at the Old State...
Scott Krieder, a Ph.D. student working under Ioan Raicu, assistant professor of computer science, has been named as one of the winners of the Illinois Technology Foundation (ITF) 2013 "Fifty for the Future®" program. ITF is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to...
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has awarded one of its first MoBE (Microbiology and the Built Environment) postdoctoral fellowships to Stephanie Kunkel, a graduate student in IIT’s biology program. Kunkel will receive $120,000 over a two-year period to study “Indoor bioaerosol fate,...
The computer science department Reunion 2013, held on October 2, included a panel discussion “Data Science, Innovation, and IIT” with Shlomo Argamon, Chris Gladwin, Wesley Leggette, Sherrie Littlejohn, and Xian-He Sun, moderated by Vice Provost Dennis Roberson. A video recording of the...

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