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Adda Athanasopoulos-Zekkos awarded Elizabeth C. Crosby Research Award

Assistant Professor Adda Athanasopoulos-Zekkos was awarded the Elizabeth C. Crosby Research Award by the ADVANCE program at the University of Michigan. | Short Read

Athanasopoulos-Zekkos received the award for her research proposal on “Seismic Isolation of Earth Retaining Structures using EPS Geofoam”.

ADVANCE at the University of Michigan awards the Elizabeth C. Crosby Research Fund to help meet career-relevant needs of individual instructional, research, and clinical track faculty in science and engineering if meeting those needs will help increase the retention or promotion of women scientists and engineers. Congratulations to Professor Athanasopoulos-Zekkos!

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Solving the sun’s super-heating mystery with Parker Solar Probe

Probe will go where no spacecraft has gone and measure a process never directly observed before. | Medium Read