Amanda Pentecost, a BS/PhD student in the Nanomaterials Group, has been awarded a 2013 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.
Pentecost has already published two journal papers based on nanodiamond research performed as an undergraduate member of the Nanomaterials Group. In winning the award, she joins NMG members Kelsey Hatzell and Kristy Jost, who were named as winners in 2012.
NSF made 2,000 award offers from more than 13,000 submitted applications. A full list of the 2013 Fellows can be found here.