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Five Indiana University investigators have received the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious award for junior faculty. The Faculty Early Career Development Award, known as the CAREER Award, identifies junior faculty members with the ability to integrate education and research. Each award includes an educational or outreach component through which the investigator may connect with students, from grade school to […]

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A theoretical nuclear physicist in IU Bloomington’s College of Arts and Sciences has been awarded the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious award in support of junior faculty. Jinfeng Liao, an assistant professor in the Department of Physics, will receive $440,000 from the CAREER Award to continue exploring new states of matter under extreme conditions. For […]