Group Outing to Channel Islands

Group Outing to Santa Cruz Island, June 2015

Edward Kramer Memorial Conference, UC Santa Barbara, January 2016

Former students and colleagues of Dr. Ed Kramer gathered at UC Santa Barbara to celebrate his legacy.

Christian Pester Receives MRS Science as Art Award

Congratulations to Hawker group postdoc Christian Pester for his first place award for Science as Art at the recent MRS meeting. You can read more about his winning entry on the MRL and MRS websites.

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Yvonne Diaz and Joseph Mann win the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Congratulations to first year Chemistry graduate student Yvonne Diaz and graduating senior Joseph Mann, both Hawker group members, for winning the NSF GRF. Link to full story here:

Craig Hawker named AAAS Fellow and elected to National Academy of Inventors

Congratulations to Professor Craig Hawker for being named AAAS Fellow and being elected to the National Academy of Inventors. To read more about these awards, links here: and