International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers

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 […]

Awards Due Date Extension

The due date of the three awards will be extended to Dec. 15, 2017.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS–2016 OCPA Award ...

Update on OCPA9 Beijing Poster Award APS Sponsorship Dear Member, During this holiday season, I bear wonderful tidings. First, on behalf of OCPA, I wish you all: Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year! A. The 2016 OCPA Awards–Please join me in congratulating the winners of the: 1) Achievement in Asia Award (AAA-Robert […]

2017 APS Prize Winners and 2016 APS F...

Please join me in congratulating: 1)  2017 APS Prize winners: Xiao-Gang Wen (MIT) 2017 APS Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize: https://www.aps.org/programs/honors/prizes/prizerecipient.cfm?last_nm=Wen&first_nm=Xiao-Gang&year=2017 "For theories of topological order and its consequences in a broad range of physical systems." Xiao-Gang shares this year's prize with Alexei Kitaev (Caltech). Tze-Chiang Chen (IBM T.J. Watson Research Center) 2017 George […]

2016 OCPA Awards Nomination/Extension...

Reminder for 2016 OCPA Awards Nomination/Extension of Deadline: Dear Colleagues, I would like to remind our membership that the deadline for the nomination of candidates for the following awards is fast approaching. 2016 Oustanding Young Researcher Award (Macronix Prize) OCPA_2016_OYRA_Nomination.pdf   2016 Achievement in Asia Award (Robert T. Poe Prize) OCPA_2016_AAA_Nomination.pdf   2016 Oustanding Dissertation […]

2015 APS Prize Winners

Earlier, we had announced the winners of 2016 APS Prizes.  Here, we update with the complete list (courtesy Jian-Ping Chen; Jefferson Lab; OCPA Chair Communication Committee): 1)  2016 Herman Feshbach Prize in Theoretical Nuclear Physics Recipient: Xiangdong Ji University of Maryland, College Park / Shanghai Jiao Tong University "For pioneering work in developing tools to […]

2016 APS March Meeting FIP Reception ...

The FIP reception took place on Tuesday, March 15 in Baltimore Hilton Labtrobe ball room from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. The recpetion was attended by ~ 60 international participants, and was a great success.  Representatives of OCPA, including Prof. Dongping Zhong (Ohio State; OCPA Secretary), and Prof. Xuan Gao (Case Western; OCPA Vice Chair Communication Committee), were […]