Los Alamos National Laboratory

Los Alamos National Laboratory

Delivering science and technology to protect our nation and promote world stability

MPA Fellows and Awards

We develop new technologies that solve pressing national energy and security challenges by exploring and exploiting materials and their properties; developing practical applications of materials, and providing world-class user facilities.

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  • Division Leader
  • Antoinette Taylor
  • Email
  • Deputy Division Leader
  • Rick Martineau (acting)
  • Email
  • Division Office
  • (505) 665-1131

MPA researchers are . . .

Fellows of the following professional societies
  • Acoustical Society of America
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American Ceramic Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • American Institute for Chemical Engineers
  • American Physical Society
  • The Electrochemical Society
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Materials Research Society
  • Optical Society of America
Recipients of the following awards
  • Asian-American Engineer of the Year
  • Department of Energy Hydrogen Program R&D Award
  • Department of Energy Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award
  • The Electrochemical Society Energy Technology Division Research Award
  • The Electrochemical Society Research Award
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory Feynman Innovation Award
  • Department of Energy Fuel Cell Technologies Award
  • Department of Energy U.S. Drive Electrochemical Energy Storage Tech Team Award
  • National Academy of Sciences Kavli Fellow Award
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory Distinguished Licensing Award
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory Distinguished Patent Award
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory Distinguished Performance Award
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory Fellow’s Prize for Research
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory Fellows Prize for Leadership
  • Oxford Instruments Lee Osheroff-Richardson Prize
  • McGraw-Hill and Scientific American Top Five Inventions in Acoustics
  • The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society Young Professional Development Award
  • Nanotech Briefs Nano50 Award
  • National Nuclear Security Administration Defense Programs Award of Excellence
  • Outstanding Alumni Award, Portland State University
  • Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
  • Popular Science 100 Award
  • R&D 100 Award
  • Society for Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native American in Science Presidential Award
Members of the following editorial boards
  • Biosurfaces and Biointerfaces of Matter
  • Electrocatalysis
  • Emerging Materials Research
  • Handbook of Elastic Properties of Solids, Liquids, and Gasses
  • JOM, The Journal of the Minerals, Metals & Materials Society, Guest Editor
  • Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Chemical and Biological Sensors Interest Area
  • Journal of Semiconductors
  • Materials Research Letters
  • Materials Research Society Spring Meeting Proceedings, 2013
  • Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Materials
Leaders in the following professional societies
  • American Ceramic Society, Electronics Division, Secretary and Chair
  • The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS), Chair
  • The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) Advanced Certification, Testing, and Simulation Committee
  • Society for Advancement of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native American in Science, President

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