The Miller Institute is pleased to announce
Miller Fellowship, Miller Research Professorship & Visiting Professorship Awards
granted during this year's competition.

The Miller Institute congratulates 2017 Miller Senior Fellows:
Jennifer Doudna, Alex Filippenko & Christos Papadimitriou!


Dan Nicolau Jr.

Can Proteins From Living Cells Solve Problems That Vex Supercomputers?

Dan Nicolau Jr. (Miller Fellow 2008 - 2011) leads the research that is a boost for biocomputing, which promises devices that tackle complex tasks and use much less energy than electrical machines.

Angel Rubio

Medal of the Real Sociedad Española de Física for Angel Rubio

Angel Rubio (Visiting Miller Professor 2014) receives the highest award of the Royal Spanish Society of Physics for his research work in simulation of materials and as the creator of a software tool widely used by hundreds of research groups around the world.

Omar Yaghi

Yaghi wins Royal Society of Chemistry award

Omar Yaghi (Visiting Miller Professor 2009) is the Royal Society of Chemistry Spiers Memorial Award winner for 2017 in recognition of an outstanding contribution to the chemical sciences. The award also recognises the importance of teamwork across the chemical sciences and the abilities of individuals to develop successful collaborations.

Robert Zucker

Zucker Receives Sir Bernard Katz Award

Robert Zucker (Miller Professor 1999) received the 2017 Sir Bernard Katz Prize awarded annually by the Biophysical Society for excellence in research on exocytosis and endocytosis, for his groundbreaking studies on short-term synaptic plasticity and the role of calcium in triggering transmitter release.


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Doug Hemingway
Doug Hemingway (Miller Fellow 2015-18)
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Spring 2017 Newsletter: 

"Icy Ocean Worlds"

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In Memoriam
DavidChandlerDavid Chandler
Senior Miller Professor 2016, Miller Professor 1999-2000, Executive Committee of the Miller Institute 2002-2008, Professor Emeritus of the Graduate School Department of Chemistry, UC Berkeley. Passed away on April 18, 2017.
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