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Faculty Honors & Awards

2016 Awards

  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science - John Blondin
  • Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award - Matthew Green
  • Research Leadership Academy - Harald Ade
  • Alumni Outstanding Research Award - Harald Ade

2015 Awards

  • Leroy and Elva Martin Award for Teaching Excellence - Dan Dougherty
  • APS Excellence in Physics Education Award - Robert Beichner
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society - Hans Hallen
  • UNC Board of Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching - David Haase
  • NCSU Outstanding Teacher Award - Laura Clarke
  • NCSU Women's Equity Award - Karen Daniels
  • APS Adler Award - Jacqueline Krim

2014 Awards

  • APS Committee on Education Award for Improving Undergraduate Physics Education
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society - Dean Lee
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science - Bruce Sherwood
  • JSMF Scholar Award in Complex Systems - Karen Daniels
  • Fellow of the American Association of Physics Teachers - Robert Beichner, John Hubisz
  • NCSU Distinguished University Professor - Jackie Krim
  • NCSU Distinguished Professor - Harald Ade
  • Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society - Jackie Krim
  • Cottrell Scholar - Carla Frölich
  • APS Woman Physicist of the Month - Karen Daniels

2013 Awards

  • Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors - David Aspnes
  • Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society - Jackie Krim
  • Leroy and Elva Martin Award for Teaching Excellence - Karen Daniels
  • NC State University Faculty Scholar - Karen Daniels
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society - Celeste Sagui
  • David A. Shirley Award, Advanced Light Source - Harald Ade
  • DOE Office of Science Early Career Award - Dan Dougherty, Carla Frölich
  • Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award - Kenan Gundogdu
  • Alumni Outstanding Research Award - Harald Ade
  • Young Investigator Award, Office of Naval Research - Kenan Gundogdu
  • Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor - Dean Lee
  • Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society - John E. Thomas

2012 Awards

  • NC State University Faculty Scholar - Keith Weninger
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society - Christopher M. Roland
  • Garrett Briggs Faculty Career Achievement Award - Richard Mowat
  • NCSU Distinguished Professor - Thomas M. Schaefer
  • Career Award, National Science Foundation - Davide Lazzati
  • UNC Board of Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching - Stephen P. Reynolds

2011 Awards

  • Career Award, National Science Foundation - Dan Dougherty
  • Career Award, Department of Energy - James Kneller
  • McGraw Prize in Education - Robert Beichner
  • Fellow, American Physical Society-Chueng - R. Ji, Albert Young
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advanced of Science - Harald Ade, Robert Beichner, Jerzy Bernholc
  • Fellow, Materials Research Society - Jerzy Bernholc
  • Jessie W. Beams Medal, Southeastern Section of the American Physical Society - John Thomas
  • Alexander von Humboldt Award for Experienced Researchers - Karen E. Daniels
  • Mentor Award, Society of Vacuum Coaters - David E. Aspens
  • Global Eminent Scholar in the Korean World Class University Project - David E. Aspnes
  • Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society - Jerzy Bernholc, Thomas Schaefer
  • Frank Abrams Service Award, NC State Chapter of Sigma Xi - John M. Blondin

2010 Awards

  • UNC Board of Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching - Robert J. Beichner
  • Carnegie Foundation NC Professor of the Year - Robert J. Beichner
  • Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor - Gerald Lucovsky
  • Alumni Distinguished Undergraduate Professor - John M. Blondin
  • Alumni Outstanding Research Award - Gail McLauglin
  • Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award - Carla Frohlich
  • Leroy and Elva Martin Award for Teaching Excellence - Richard Mowat
  • NSF American Competitiveness and Innovation Fellow - Jacqueline Krim
  • Research Scholar Award, American Cancer Society - Keith Weninger
  • Fellow, American Physical Society - Harald Ade, David Brown, Lubos Mitas
  • Fellow, American Council of Education - Robert J. Beichner
  • President of the Korean-American Scientists and Engineers - Chueng-R. Ji
  • President of the Association of Korean Physicists in America- Chueng-R. Ji

2009 Awards

  • Leroy & Elva Martin Award for Teaching Excellence - Laura I. Clarke
  • Jesse W. Beams Medal, Southeastern Section of the American Physical Society - Gerald Lucovsky
  • Fellow, American Physical Society Fellow - John Blondin, Ruth Chabay, Gail McLaughlin
  • Fellow, Neutron Scattering Society of America - Robert Golub
  • Global Eminent Scholar in the Korean World Class University Project – David E. Aspnes
  • ACC Scholar - Robert J. Beichner

2006 - 2007 Awards

  • Career Award, National Science Foundation - Karen Daniels
  • Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor - G.E. Mitchell

2005 - 2006 Awards

  • Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor - D. E. Aspnes
  • Distinguished Lecture in Condensed Matter Science, BNL - D. E. Aspnes
  • Best paper (co-author) at the 16th International Conference on College Teaching and Learning - Robert Beichner
  • Chair, Division of Computational Physics, APS - Jerzy Bernholc
  • NCSU Margaret Cox Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning with Technology - Ruth Chabay
  • Cover Story for the Feb 2005 issue of Physics World, “Friction at the Nanoscale” - Jacqueline Krim
  • Honorary Membership, AVS - Gerald Lucovsky
  • Elected Fellow, American Physical Society - T. Schäfer
  • NCSU Margaret Cox Award for Excellence in Teaching and Learning with Technology - Bruce Sherwood
  • Winner of a 2005 Barry M. Goldwater Fellowship Undergraduate Research Award, $1000 - Keith Weninger's student

2004 - 2005 Awards

  • Named Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor - D. E. Aspnes
  • Elected Fellow, World Innovation Foundation - D. E. Aspnes
  • Named a Fellow of the American Physical Society - Robert Beichner
  • Sigma Xi Faculty Research Award - Marco Buongiorno-Nardelli
  • Elected Vice-chair of the Executive Committee of the APS Forum on Education - David Haase
  • Board of Governors’ Teaching Award of the College of  PAMS - Steve Reynolds
  • Named a Fellow of the American Physical Society - Bruce Sherwood
  • ORAU Junior POWE Faculty Enhancement Award - Keith Weninger, Thomas P. Pearl

2003 - 2004 Awards

  • Career Award, National Science Foundation - Celeste Sagui
  • DoE Outstanding Junior Investigator Award - Gail McLaughlin
  • Award for Excellence in Teaching, 14th International Conference of College Teaching and Learning - Robert Beichner
  • Jesse Beams Award for Outstanding Research - Jerzy Bernholc
  • Invited Fellow at the Nuclear Theory Institute ECT in Trento, Italy - Stephen Cotanch
  • Overseas Editor for the Journal of the Korean Physical Society - Chueng-Ryong Ji
  • Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecturer 2001-2003 - Jacqueline Krim
  • Associate Director, Triangle Universities Nuclear Laboratory - G.E. Mitchell
  • Best Pedagogic Talk, Spring meeting on the North Carolina Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers - Michael Paesler
  • Outstanding Achievement Award of the International IXS Society - Dale Sayers
  • Dannie Heineman Prize for Mathematical Physics - James W. York