April 1, 2014
Congratulations to Josh Goings, who has been awarded a 2014 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship to support his Ph.D. work. Josh is a second year graduate student whose research involves the development of new post-SCF methods for large molecular systems.
March 27, 2014
Feizhi Ding’s paper published early last year titled “An efficient method for calculating dynamical hyperpolarizabilities using real-time time-dependent density functional theory” was selected for the The Journal of Chemical Physics 2013 Editors’ Choice Collection. From the JCP’s website: The Editors at The Journal of Chemical Physics facilitate publication of the most innovative and influential articles […]
October 8, 2013
Congratulations to Feizhi Ding for being awarded the Department of Chemistry Travel Award. This award provides funds for students to travel to their alma mater during the 2013-2014 academic year to present their research. The award recognizes students for their excellent performance at the University of Washington and as an excellent spokesperson for the graduate […]
April 25, 2013
Congratulations, Joseph! Joseph is one of five recipients of the Chemical Computing Group (CCG) and the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) Division of Computers in Chemistry (COMP) Excellence Award for the Fall 2013 ACS National Meeting in Indiana. Joseph will receive financial support to present his poster titled, Theoretical investigation of ion diffusion pathways in II-VI […]
March 30, 2012
Jane Hung, an undergraduate researcher in the Li group, has won the very prestigious Arts and Science’s Dean’s Medal for the Natural Sciences. Congratulations Jane!
March 12, 2012
Ryan McMorris, an undergraduate researcher in the Li group, won a very competitive Mary Gates Research Scholarship. The scholarship is “intended to enhance the educational experiences of undergraduate students at the University of Washington while they are engaged in research guided by faculty.” The scholarship provides students with financial support of $4000 over two quarters. […]
March 12, 2012
Congratulations to Xiaosong for winning the OpenEye Outstanding Junior Faculty in Computational Chemistry Award at the Spring 2012 American Chemical Society National Meeting in San Diego. As part of the award, Xiaosong was given financial support to attend the conference and presented a poster titled “Energy-specific Linear Response TDHF/TDDFT Methods for Calculating High-energy Excited States” […]
May 18, 2011
Xiaosong is the recipient of a 2011 Sloan Research Fellowship which “are awarded yearly to 126 researchers in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to their field.”