One of Ames National Laboratory's students, Daniel Howel, was recently awarded the Goldwater Scholarship. Howel is currently working with polymer upcycling at iCOUP.
From the announcement:
The prestigious Goldwater Scholarship is the premier undergraduate scholarship in mathematics, natural sciences and engineering in the United States. The scholarships are awarded by the Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation to encourage outstanding undergraduate students to pursue careers in STEM research. Read More