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Professor Jeremy Bassis Wins PECASE Award

Posted: January 10, 2017

Professor Jeremy Bassis Wins PECASE Award
Climate & Space Professor Jeremy Bassis has been selected as one of this year’s Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE).
 
Each year, just 100 PECASE awards are given across all areas of science and engineering that the Federal Government supports through their fundament and applied research programs. Professor Bassis was one of only 6 awardees selected for their work for NASA. 
 
From the White House press release: 
 
Today, President Obama named 102 scientists and researchers as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers.
“I congratulate these outstanding scientists and engineers on their impactful work,” President Obama said. “These innovators are working to help keep the United States on the cutting edge, showing that Federal investments in science lead to advancements that expand our knowledge of the world around us and contribute to our economy.”

 
Congratulations, Professor Bassis!