Pei, Zide win 2007 Goldsmid Award

Two graduate students, Mr. Yanzhong Pei of the Shanghai Institute of Ceramics (China) and Mr. Joshua Zide of UC Santa Barbara (US), met demanding standard to win the 2007 Goldsmid Award for Excellence in Research in Thermoelectrics by a Graduate Student. The Goldsmid Award, announced at the ICT2007 banquet, seeks to identify exceptional Ph.D. candidate graduate students who have made unusually notable contributions to thermoelectrics.

The 2007 award was sponsored by Marlow Industries, Inc. and the ITS and carries a cash award of US$1000 as well as an additional US$1000 to be used for travel and fees related to attending the ICT.

Profiles of the winners: