Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies
Chemical engineer recognized for her contributions to medicine and health.
New award pays for one-year master's at Tsinghua University in China.
An MIT faculty member since 1995, Hammond succeeds Klavs Jensen as ChemE department head.
Eminent condensed matter theorist honored by American Physical Society for "spearheading the development of ab-initio nano-photonics."
These more durable gels could find applications in drug delivery and tissue engineering.