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.
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 […]
OCPA9 Beijing: A Multi-Faceted Meeting of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers Worldwide and International Colleagues and Friends. Over 400 colleagues, distinguished scientists, postdoctoral associates and students, came to Beijing to participate in the 9th Joint Meeting of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers Worldwide (OCPA9), held at Tsinghua University, July 17-20, 2017. Please see the complete report: OCPA9-APPN-Newsletter.pdf. […]
The due date of the three awards will be extended to Dec. 15, 2017.
Upcoming OCPA Co-sponsored Event (March 14, 2017) APS March Meeting FIP (Forum on International Physics) Reception, New Orleans The reception is next Tuesday evening in New Orleans: TUESDAY, MARCH 14, 2017 6:00 – 8:00 PM Napoleon Room – New Orleans Marriott . On […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
International Conference on Algorithms and Applications for Excited State Electronic Structure Theories August 8-10, 2016, Beijing Computational Science Research Center, Beijing, China Conference Themes Excited state electronic structure theory is one of the most active research fields in condensed matter physics and quantum chemistry, and plays a critical role in understanding electronic and optical properties […]
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 […]