Chien’s magnetism work recognized with prestigious award

Chia-Ling Chien

Chia-Ling Chien

Professor Chia-Ling Chien, a condensed matter physicist at Johns Hopkins University and long-time affiliated faculty member of INBT, will receive the prestigious 2015 IUPAP Magnetism Award and Néel Medal from the Commission on Magnetism within the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics. Chien directs the Nanostructured Materials Lab in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences.

The award, which will be presented this summer,  recognizes Chien’s pioneering discoveries in magnetic materials and nanostructures. The IUPAP Magnetism Award and Néel Medal are awarded every three years to a scientist who has made extraordinary contributions to the field of magnetism. The award is the highest honor bestowed by the IUPAP Commission on Magnetism.

Congratulations to Dr. Chien.

Read more about Dr. Chien’s award and research in this story on the JHU Hub.


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