Salmeron Named Recipient of 2015 APS Davisson-Germer Prize


by Materials Science and Engineering

September 22, 2014

Professor Miquel Salmeron was named a co-recipient of the 2015 Davis-Germer Prize Davisson-Germer Prize in Surface or Atomic Physics.  Professor Salmeron is being honored “For the development of instrumentation for atmospheric pressure photoelectron spectroscopy and STM at high pressures and temperatures, and for his elegant studies of hydrogen dissociation and reactivity and the wetting of water films on metal surfaces at the atomic level.” The prize will be presented at a special ceremonial session at the 2015 APS March Meeting in San Antonio, TX.

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