International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers

Forum on International Physics recept...

The Outstanding Young Researcher Award (Macronix Prize) was presented to Prof. Jing Xia at the FIP (Forum on International Physics) reception of the March meeting on 3/5/2019. People in the photo contain 5 current and former OYRA winners. They are, from left to right, Cheng Chin (UChicago, 2006 OYRA), Nai-Chang Yeh (Caltech, 1998 OYRA), Jing […]

2018 Achievement in Asia Award (AAA) ...

           The International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA) welcomes nominations for the 2018 Achievement in Asia Award (AAA) (Robert T. Poe Prize). The AAA is presented annually to a physicist/astronomer (or a team of Physicists/astronomers) of Chinese ethnicity working in Asia who has (have) made outstanding contributions in physics or astronomy. It carries […]

2018 Outstanding Dissertation Award (...

The International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA) welcomes nominations for the 2018 Outstanding Dissertation Award (ODA). The award is given annually to up-to-four Ph.D. recipients in in physics and/or astronomy world-wide of Chinese ethnicity world-wide. Each year the award carries a total cash prize of USD $1000. Each recipient may receive a maximum […]

2018 Outstanding Young Researcher Awa...

The International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA) welcomes nominations for the 2018 Outstanding Young Researcher Award, OYRA (Macronix Prize). The OYRA (Macronix Prize) is given annually to one to two physicist(s) and/or astronomer(s) of Chinese ethnicity working in North America, Europe, or other regions outside Asia, to encourage and recognize the young researcher’s […]

2018 APS Fellows

Chan, Siu-Wai Columbia University Citation: For observing and understanding the grain boundary dislocation motion in materials, providing a seminal impact on superconducting thin film boundary devices, and inventing a novel ecological synthesis technique of nano-crystals oxides for catalysis applications. Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics Chen, Jacqueline H. Sandia National Laboratories California Citation: […]

2019 APS Prize Winners

1) 2019 James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials Recipient Xi Dai Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Citation: "For the theoretical prediction, design and realization of non-magnetic and magnetic topological semi-metals and new types of topological insulators." 2) 2019 I.I. Rabi Prize in Atomic, Molecular & Optical Phy Recipient Kang-Kuen Ni Harvard University […]

Kingman Cheung and Chushun Tian won t...

Professor Kingman Cheung (Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan) and Prof. Chushun Tian (Institute of Theoretical Physics, the Chinese Academy of Sciences) are the co-winners of the 2017 Achievement in Asia Award (Robert T. Poe Prize) given by the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA). The OCPA AAA (Robert T. […]

Kingman Cheung and Chushun Tian won t...

Professor Kingman Cheung (Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan) and Prof. Chushun Tian (Institute of Theoretical Physics, the Chinese Academy of Sciences) are the co-winners of the 2017 Achievement in Asia Award (Robert T. Poe Prize) given by the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA). The OCPA AAA (Robert T. […]

Yuxiang Zhao won 2017 Outstanding Dis...

Yuxiang Zhao, USTC, Ph.D., Stony Brook University Citation: For his significant contributions to a number of new analyses of the transversity data and to hardware and simulations for the SoLID project.

Jing Xia won the 2017 OCPA Outstandin...

Professor Jing Xia (Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of California at Irvine) is the winner of the 2017 Outstanding Young Researcher Award (Macronix Prize) of the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA). The OYRA (Macronix Prize) is given each year to young ethnic Chinese physicists/astronomers outside of Asia in recognition of their […]