Announcements

Rowland Institute at Harvard Congreve Lab – Fulbright Award Collaboration with Columbia University

May 22, 2018

University of Cambridge Research Associate, Kealan Fallon, Receives a Fulbright Award to the US

Kealan Fallon, a postdoctoral research associate from the University of Cambridge has received a Lloyd’s of London Fulbright Award to enable him to research at Columbia University and at the Rowland Institute at Harvard University on one of the most well-regarded and impactful scholarship programmes in the world.

As a participant, Kealan has been selected to undertake...

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Connecticut Valley Zebrafish Meeting (CVZM) Friday, May 4, 2018

May 4, 2018

On May 4, 2018, the Rowland Institute at Harvard hosted the Connecticut Vlley Zebrafish Meeting (CVZM). Rowland Fellows Jennifer Li and Drew Robson were pleased to bring this collaborative biannual conference to our institute. CVZM gathers together local zebrafish labs from all over New England, including labs from UMass, BU, University of Maine, Yale, Harvard, Brown, Amherst, and many others, This meeting aims to foster interaction among the local zebrafish research community, and share new results and tools across labs. For postdocs and students, in particular, it is a great...

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Soojung Claire Hur

Rowland Alumna Claire Hur wins inaugural Johnson & Johnson Women in STEM2D (WiSTEM2D) Scholars Award

April 26, 2018

Rowland Fellow Alumna Soojung Claire Hur is one of six inaugural winners of the Johnson & Johnson Women in STEM2D (WiSTEM2D) Scholars Award, which supports women at significant points in their research careers in the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing and Design (STEM2D). The women each will receive up to $150,000 in funding and three years...

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Bonirath Chhay & Robert Brucker

Rowland Fellow Robert Brucker to receive 2018 John R. Marquan Award

April 24, 2018

On May 3rd, Rowland Fellow Robert Brucker will be receiving the 2018 John R. Marquan Award for Exceptional Advising and Counseling of Harvard Students. This award is given to members of the Harvard faculty, that are nominated by Harvard Students, to recognize excellence in mentorship. The John R. Marquand Award for Exceptional Advising and Counseling of Harvard Students is named after legendary Senior Tutor of Dudley House John R. Marquand, to, in the words of the award’s donors, remember his “devoted service to the students of Harvard College, to...

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Rowland Director Cynthia Friend

Rowland Director, Cynthia M. Friend, elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 19, 2018
Rowland Director, Cynthia M. Friend, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. As one of the nation's oldest learned societies and independent research centers, the Academy convenes leaders from the academic, business, and government sectors to address critical challenges...
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Rowland Institute Visiting Distinguished Scholar - Professor Shana Kelley

Rowland Institute Visiting Distinguished Scholar - Professor Shana Kelley

April 16, 2018

Professor Shana Kelley, professor of the Departments of Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biochemistry, Institute for Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto, will be visiting the Rowland Institute at Harvard from Monday, April 16th through Thursday, April 19, 2018. Professor Kelley will be giving a talk "New Tools for Tracking Infectious Disease, Cancer and Beyond" on Wednesday, April 18th at 11:00AM in the Rowland Auditorium. 

 

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Prof. Ted Sargent

Rowland Institute Visiting Distinguished Scholar - Professor Ted Sargent

April 11, 2018
Professor Ted Sargent, University Professor in the Edward S. Rogers Sr. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto, will be visiting the Rowland Institute at Harvard on Thursday, April 12th and Friday April 13, 2018. Professor Sargent will be giving at talk "Engineered nanomaterials and devices for light sensing, optical sources, and energy storage" on Friday, April 13th at 12PM at Harvard's John A Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences in Pierce Hall Room 209.
Mahesh gangishetty & Dan Congreve

Congreve Lab publishes in Advanced Materials

March 26, 2018
Researchers in the Congreve Lab have discovered a new way to build more efficient blue perovskite LEDs.  With the support of careful photophysical measurements, they have engineered a new device architecture utilizing an efficient combination of transport layers. Their findings led to a 15-fold efficiency enhancement over control devices. The work was published in Advanced Materials: https://doi.org/10.1002/... Read more about Congreve Lab publishes in Advanced Materials
Kai Trepka and Cal Miller

Tao Lab undergraduate researchers awarded Herschel Smith Fellowship in Science

March 19, 2018

The Tao Lab undergraduate researchers, Cal Miller and Kai Trepka, have both been awarded the Herschel Smith Fellowship in Science from Harvard University. The Herschel Smith Fellowships are competative fellowships that provides funding to perferm research at any laboratory of the awardee's choosing around the world. Cal and Kai have chosen to use the award to advance their projects in the Tao Lab.

Additionally, Kai has been awarded a PRISE and Cal has been appointed as proctor for the harvard Summer Undergraduate Research Village, charged with the role of supervising and...

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