2019 Awardees

2019 Awardees

AGENCY​​​​​​​​ AWARDEE​​​​ DISCIPLINE AREA​​ GRADUATE INSTITUTION​​​​ UNDERGRADUATE INSTITUTION​​​​
AFOSRNicholas AngelloChemistryUniversity of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignCollege of William and Mary
AFOSRMiriam BellBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of California San DiegoHarvey Mudd College
AFOSRPaolo BertolottiMathematicsMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyColumbia University
AFOSRSteven BoppMaterials Science and EngineeringUniversity of California, San DiegoArizona State University
AFOSRErik BraunMechanical EngineeringPurdue UniversityUniversity of California Davis
AFOSRAnna BroomeElectrical EngineeringStanford UniversityPrinceton University
AFOSRLevi CaiAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Pennsylvania
AFOSRJames CallahanChemistryColumbia UniversityHarvard University
AFOSRJoseph CarlsonAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringTexas A&M UniversityTexas A and M University
AFOSRAmylynn ChenMaterials Science and EngineeringCalifornia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of California Los Angeles
AFOSRJohn CobbMathematicsUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonCollege of Charleston
AFOSRVirginia CollierMaterials Science and EngineeringUniversity of California, SantaGeorgia Institute of Technology
AFOSRRebecca CulverBiosciences (includes toxicology)Stanford UniversityDuke University
AFOSRJames DamewoodMaterials Science and EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyJohns Hopkins University
AFOSRMcKenna DavisAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringUniversity of California, Los AngelesRhodes College
AFOSRKaren DeMilleMechanical EngineeringUniversity of UtahUtah State University
AFOSRCharles EckertComputer and Computational Sciences University Of Michigan Ann Arbor Binghamton University State University of New York
AFOSRCarlynn FagnantMathematicsRice UniversityAustin College
AFOSRAlex FeleoAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringUniversity of MichiganUniversity of Michigan
AFOSRKathleen FengElectrical EngineeringStanford UniversityPrinceton University
AFOSRPeter FinchAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringStanford UniversityNew York University
AFOSRGunner FritschAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringMissouri University of Science & TechnologyLouisiana Tech University
AFOSRIan GabalskiPhysics (including optics)Stanford UniversityUniversity of Rochester
AFOSRKimberly GliebeMaterials Science and EngineeringCase Western Reserve UniversityUniversity of Dayton
AFOSRVictor GonzalezComputer and Computational SciencesUniversity of Illinois Urbana-ChampaignRice University
AFOSRChristine GreveAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringTexas A&M UniversityUniversity of Oklahoma
AFOSRKatrina GuidoElectrical EngineeringThe Ohio State UniversityStevens Institute of Technology
AFOSRAlec HammondElectrical EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyBrigham Young University
AFOSRJoseph HeiliBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of MinnesotaUniversity of Minnesota
AFOSRErika HillAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringThe University of Texas at AustinMassachusetts Institute of Technology
AFOSRMatias HorstChemistryStanford UniversityDuke University
AFOSRIan Hunt-IsaakBiosciences (includes toxicology)Harvard UniversityOberlin College
AFOSRAlec KirkleyPhysics (including optics)University of MichiganUniversity of Rochester
AFOSRGavin KuzielBiosciences (includes toxicology)Harvard UniversityThe University of Tokyo
AFOSRElizabeth LapidowCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of California, San DiegoSarah Lawrence College
AFOSRCailan LiMathematicsColumbia UniversityUniversity of California Berkeley
AFOSRLarissa LittlePhysics (including optics)Harvard University Olin College of Engineering
AFOSRSamuel MaszkiewiczAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringUniversity of MarylandThe Pennsylvania State University
AFOSRKevin MillerMathematicsNorthwestern UniversityBrigham Young University Provo
AFOSRKeegan OrrMechanical EngineeringThe Ohio State UniversityOtterbein University
AFOSRAvikar PeriwalPhysics (including optics)Stanford UniversityCalifornia Institute of Technology
AFOSRConnor PierceMechanical EngineeringRochester Institute of TechnologyRochester Institute of Technology
AFOSRAlexander PlacePhysics (including optics)Princeton UniversityCalifornia Institute of Technology
AFOSRGrace RoesslingCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesRensselaer Polytechnic InstituteState University of New York at Oswego
AFOSRJeff RosenbergChemistryMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCalifornia Institute of Technology
AFOSRMichael RosenbergComputer and Computational SciencesUniversity of MarylandUniversity of Michigan
AFOSRJacob SchichtelMechanical EngineeringArizona State UniversityArizona State University
AFOSRPeter SharpeAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyWashington University in Saint Louis
AFOSREmily SmithPhysics (including optics)University of ChicagoUniversity of Kansas
AFOSRJenna TanChemistryUniversity of California, BerkeleyCollege of William and Mary
AFOSREllande TangMechanical EngineeringCalifornia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of California Berkeley
AFOSRNathaniel VilasPhysics (including optics)Harvard UniversityWilliams College
AFOSRVidya VishwanathanAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringVirginia Polytechnic Institute & State UniversityVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
AFOSRKai XiaoComputer and Computational SciencesMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyMassachusetts Institute of Technology
AFOSRDrew ZagieboyloComputer and Computational SciencesCornell UniversityUniversity of California Berkeley
AROMayank AgrawalCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesPrinceton UniversitySwarthmore College
AROSajant AnandMaterials Science and EngineeringUniversity of California, BerkeleyWake Forest University
AROBenjamin AnthonyMaterials Science and EngineeringUniversity of FloridaNorth Carolina State University
ARODavid BrandfonbrenerComputer and Computational SciencesNew York UniversityYale University
ARODorian BruchChemical EngineeringCalifornia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Californa Santa Barbara
AROJared CallahamMechanical EngineeringUniversity of WashingtonUniversity of Massachusetts
AROSinho ChewiMathematicsMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of California Berkeley
AROMin Seung ChoiCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesStanford University School of MedicinePrinceton University
AROIan ChristenElectrical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Washington
AROAndy CohenMechanical EngineeringHarvard UniversityVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
AROHannah CulbergGeosciences (includes terrain, water, and air)Stanford UniversityUnited States Military Academy
AROAlexander DavisBiosciences (includes toxicology)Duke UniversityUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
AROAlexander DavisAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringAuburn UniversitySamford University
AROClarke DeLisleGeosciences (includes terrain, water, and air)Indiana University BloomingtonUniversity of Missouri Columbia
AROBrandon DiTullioChemistryGeorgia Institute of TechnologyFurman University
AROHolly EkasChemical EngineeringNorthwestern UniversityThe University of Texas at Austin
AROCody EllingtonElectrical EngineeringNorth Carolina State UniversityNorth Carolina State University
ARODaniel ErdosyChemistryHarvard UniversityBrown University
AROPatrick ForbesElectrical EngineeringUniversity of Wisconsin-MadisonUniversity of Wisconsin Madison
AROKeara FrawleyMaterials Science and EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Connecticut
ARODaniel FuComputer and Computational SciencesStanford UniversityHarvard University
AROAmanda GibsonBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of MichiganHope College
AROAvantika GoriCivil EngineeringPrinceton UniversityRice University
AROBrandon GrinkemeyerPhysics (including optics)Harvard UniversityUniversity of Maryland College Park
AROJames HoweCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of California, San DiegoDartmouth College
AROMaria JantzBiomedical EngineeringUniversity of PittsburghGoshen College
AROClare KeenanChemistryUniversity of ChicagoMassachusetts Institute of Technology
AROSamuel KimPhysics (including optics)Georgia Institute of TechnologyHarvard University
AROElina KostyanovskayaBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of California San FranciscoThe University of Chicago
AROEmily LamBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of California BerkeleyDePaul University 
AROPatrick LedwithPhysics (including optics)Harvard UniversityMassachusetts Institute of Technology
AROEthan LiBiomedical EngineeringLeland Stanford Junior UniversityStanford University
AROConor MartinAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringCalifornia Institute of TechnologyState University of New York at Buffalo
AROLuis MartinezGeosciences (includes terrain, water, and air)Texas A&M UniversityFlorida Gulf Coast University
AROMichela MeisterComputer and Computational SciencesCornell UniversityStanford University
AROGregory NewkirkBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of California, RiversideUniversity of California San Diego
AROKarl OtnessComputer and Computational SciencesNew York UniversityHarvard University
AROUtkarsh PandeyAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringPurdue UniversityGeorgia Institute of Technology
AROHetal PatelMaterials Science and EngineeringUniv. of California, BerkeleyUniversity of Connecticut
AROJoshua PerozekElectrical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
AROAllison PorterAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Nebraska Lincoln
AROEric PowersChemical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyGeorgia Institute of Technology
AROJohnny PuliceBiosciences (includes toxicology)Harvard UniversityHarvard University
AROElizabeth RamseyCivil EngineeringNorth Carolina State UniversityUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
AROAmeya RaoChemical EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of California at Berkeley
AROAdesola SabaBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of HoustonCleveland State University
AROCatharine ShippsChemistryYale UniversityThe Ohio State University
AROJennifer ShumMechanical EngineeringHarvard UniversityNortheastern University
AROCaleb SponheimCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of ChicagoGrinnell College
AROAustin StrommeMathematicsMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Washington Seattle
AROBjorn SumnerPhysics (including optics)University of Colorado BoulderNorth Carolina State University
AROMark SundmanCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of ArizonaElon University
AROEmma VargoMaterials Science and EngineeringUniversity of California, BerkeleyMassachusetts Institute of Technology
AROAndrew YeMaterials Science and EngineeringThe University of ChicagoCarnegie Mellon University
AROValerie YoshiokaPhysics (including optics)University of PennsylvaniaUniversity of Maryland College Park
AROAaron ZhangComputer and Computational SciencesThe University of ChicagoBrown University
ONRRose AbramsonElectrical EngineeringUniversity of California, BerkeleyMassachusetts Institute of Technology
ONRBrendon AllenMechanical EngineeringUniversity of FloridaUniversity of Florida
ONRAlexander AtanasovPhysics (including optics)Harvard UniversityYale University
ONRAakash BajpaiMechanical EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Maryland Baltimore County
ONRChristine BakerOceanographyUniversity of WashingtonOregon State University
ONRWilliam BelzakCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillNorth Carolina State University
ONRAlexey BondarevPhysics (including optics)Duke UniversityNorth Carolina State University
ONRMargrethe BoydBiomedical EngineeringNorthwestern UniversityUniversity of Montana
ONRShyamal BuchComputer and Computational SciencesStanford UniversityStanford University
ONRMichelle ChalupnikPhysics (including optics)Harvard UniversityThe University of Chicago
ONRGlen ChouElectrical EngineeringUniversity of Michigan, Ann ArborUniversity of California Berkeley
ONRElijah ChristensenComputer and Computational SciencesUniversity of ColoradoUniversity of Washington
ONRMaggie CollierComputer and Computational SciencesCarnegie Mellon UniversityUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
ONRScott FlemingComputer and Computational SciencesStanford UniversityStanford University
ONRJonas FowlerBiosciences (includes toxicology)Stanford University University of Chicago
ONRBenjamin GarberPhysics (including optics)Stanford UniversityHarvard University
ONRAedan GardillPhysics (including optics)University of Wisconsin - MadisonLawrence University
ONRMichael Tyler GuinnBiomedical EngineeringStony Brook UniversityThe University of Texas at Dallas
ONRNathaniel HamiltonComputer and Computational SciencesVanderbilt UniversityLipscomb University
ONRAlexis HarrounAeronautical and Astronautical EngineeringPurdue UniversityUniversity of Washington
ONRBrian HieComputer and Computational SciencesMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyStanford University
ONRMichael IshidaMechanical EngineeringUniversity of California San DiegoRensselaer Polytechnic Institute
ONRAndrei IsichenkoPhysics (including optics)University of California Santa BarbaraCornell University
ONRZachary JensenMaterials Science and EngineeringMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Wisconsin Madison
ONRMichael KeplerElectrical EngineeringVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityGeorge Mason University
ONRAndrew KimPhysics (including optics)Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyYonsei University
ONRAjay KrishMechanical EngineeringStanford UniversityUniversity of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
ONRBrandon LeeOceanography University of MichiganUniversity of Michigan Dearborn
ONRJingjing LiBiosciences (includes toxicology)University of California, San FranciscoWellesley College
ONRTricia LightOceanography University of California San DiegoScripps College
ONRKeane LucasComputer and Computational SciencesCarnegie Mellon UniversityUnited States Air Force Academy
ONRJosephine MeyerPhysics (including optics)University of Colorado BoulderStanford University
ONRChristopher MillerComputer and Computational SciencesNorthwestern UniversityThe Pennsylvania State University
ONRDavid MunzerElectrical EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Florida
ONRSamir NooshabadiElectrical EngineeringCalifornia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Michigan Ann Arbor
ONRJoshua NordlanderMaterials Science and EngineeringThe Pennsylvania State UniversityColorado School of Mines
ONRMark PetersenMechanical EngineeringHarvard UniversityPrinceton University
ONRMarvin QiPhysics (including optics)University of Colorado BoulderUniversity of California Santa Barbara
ONRAlice RenOceanography University of California - San DiegoDuke University
ONRGabriel RyanComputer and Computational SciencesColumbia UniversitySwarthmore College
ONRJonathan ScottElectrical EngineeringPrinceton UniversityRutgers University
ONRAmritpal SinghCognitive, Neural, and Behavioral SciencesCornell UniversitySt Johns College
ONRJamison SloanPhysics (including optics)Massachussetts Institute of TechnologyMassachusetts Institute of Technology
ONRKatherine SongElectrical EngineeringUniversity of California-BerkeleyPrinceton University
ONRMichael SoskindPhysics (including optics)Princeton UniversityRutgers University New Brunswick
ONRMegan TabbuttPhysics (including optics)University of Wisconsin - MadisonUniversity of Wisconsin Madison
ONRNicholay TopinComputer and Computational SciencesCarnegie Mellon UniversityUniversity of Maryland Baltimore County
ONRLaura TreersMechanical EngineeringUniversity of California, BerkeleyMassachusetts Institute of Technology
ONREugene TsaoPhysics (including optics)University of Colorado, BoulderWashington University in St Louis
ONRAdam WangElectrical EngineeringGeorgia Institute of TechnologyVanderbilt University
ONRMarie WessonPhysics (including optics)Harvard UniversityUniversity of Chicago
ONRAbigail HsiungPsychology & Neuroscience Duke UniversityUniversity of MD College Park
ONRSang XieComputer and Computational SciencesLeland Stanford Junior UniversityStanford University
ONRJohn YuenBiomedical EngineeringTufts UniversityUniversity of California San Diego
ONRJulia ZehOceanographySyracuse UniversityColumbia University