Zahra Fakhraai, a member of the center and Professor in the Department of Chemistry, has been given the Rising Star Award by the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) Women in Chemistry Committee (WCC). The WCC grants this award to outstanding members of the ACS who exhibit exceptional promise at what is typically a mid-career level. Recipients receive funding and recognition at the ACS spring meeting. The Fakhraai group has made significant contributions to nanoscale study in the realm glasses and composites – to learn more, check out their website! Congratulations, Zahra!