Graduate student honors - Racheff-Intel Award, MRS Gold graduate student award, Dissertation completion award


In memory of Ivan Racheff, a distinguished alumnus of the University of Illinois, the Racheff-Intel Award is given to current graduate students in MatSE at the University of Illinois who have shown excellence in research in any sub-field. The award consists of a plaque and up to $1,000 financial support to attend a conference at which the student will present the relevant research.


MRS Graduate Student Awards are intended to honor and encourage graduate students whose academic achievements and current materials research display a high level of excellence and distinction. MRS seeks to recognize students of exceptional ability who show promise for significant future achievement in materials research

Ahyoung Kim has been awarded the dissertation completion fellowship by the graduate college for the significance of her research and her productivity and efficient progress towards her degree.