Anastasia Volovich

Physics Professor Anastasia Volovich has been named a National Finalist of the 2017 Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists. 

The annual Blavatnik Awards, established by the Blavatnik Family Foundation in 2007 and administered by the New York Academy of Sciences, celebrate exceptional young researchers who drive the next generation of scientific innovation by answering the most complex scientific questions of today. 

The three Blavatnik Laureates in Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Chemistry will be notified in late June. Professor Volovich was designated one of the top ten candidates in the Physical Sciences & Engineering category.


Pictured above: Professor Volovich at the 2016 Blavatnik Awards Ceremony
Credit: Blavatnik National Awards for Young Scientists