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2017 Class of Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Tuesday, June 06, 2017

The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation announced today its 2017 class of Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows, individuals who underscore the Foundation’s mission of supporting basic research in the chemistry and life sciences. They were selected after a three-part review led by a panel of scientific experts. The Foundation will award more than $2.6 million in funding for 20 exceptional research fellows from 13 universities: - Marco Allodi, Ph.D., University  ..

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BYI Peterson publishes on research results

  • Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Summary: Using chiral nonlinear spectroscopy, we discover a chiral water superstructure surrounding DNA at ambient conditions. This chiral spine of hydration is templated by the helical structure and provides a direct label-free probe of the solvation shell. http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/acscentsci.7b00100  ..

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2017 Beckman Young Investigators Selected

  • Friday, May 19, 2017

The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation announces the selection of the 2017 class of Beckman Young Investigators: Victor Acosta, Ph.D. - University of New Mexico Jeremy Baskin, Ph.D. - Cornell University Pamela Chang, Ph.D. - Cornell University Dan Fu, Ph.D. - University of Washington Erik Grumstrup, Ph.D. - Montana Stata University A. Fatih Sarioglu, Ph.D. - Georgia Institute of Technology Jose Rodriguez, Ph.D. - University of California, Los Angeles Bo ..

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A Conversation with Dr. Anne McNeil: Celebrating 20 Years of Beckman Scholars

  • Thursday, May 18, 2017

Meet Dr. Anne McNeil, one of the members of the inaugural class of Beckman Scholars, and read her thoughts and perspectives regarding the personal impact of the program on her undergraduate experience and resulting career. "THANK YOU Beckman Foundation - for your support for me and the thousands of other young scientists over the last 20 years." Then: 1998 Beckman Scholars Program Award Recipient, College of William & Mary Now: Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of Chemistry and  ..

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4 Former BYI Awardees Elected to National Academies

  • Thursday, May 04, 2017

The National Academies elected 84 new members this week, including 4 Beckman Young Investigator award winners and one Beckman Institute Director! Congratulations to: Dr. Jeff Moore, Interim Director, Beckman Institute at University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign Dr. Phil Baran, Scripps Research Institute Dr. Geoffrey Coates, Cornell University Dr. Leemor Joshua-Tor, Cold Spring Harbor Dr. Rachel Wilson, Harvard Medical School http://www.nasonline.org/news-and-mult ..

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Beckman Foundation Announces Funding for Breakthrough Microscope Technology

  • Monday, April 03, 2017

Congratulations to the five Research Institutions selected to receive the Foundation's $12.5 million investment in cryogenic-electron microscopes this year. The funding will go toward installing state-of-the-art Cryo-EM instrumentation at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (http://web.mit.edu/), University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine (http://www.med.upenn.edu/), University of Utah (http://www.ut ..

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Video Profiles of Tufts Beckman Scholars

  • Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Impactful research performed by talented undergraduates is the hallmark of our program, but it is not just for Beckman Scholars!! In these video profiles, some of our Beckman Scholars relate their experiences to a wider audience. By communicating their stories, their tribulations and their successes, we hope to encourage other undergraduates to pursue intensive research experiences. http://sites.tufts.edu/beckmanscholars/videos/ ..

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Video profile of Elliot Philips Beckman Scholar 2013-2014

  • Monday, March 13, 2017

A special thank you to Tufts University for sharing video profiles of some of their Beckman Scholars.  ..

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Video profile of Sara Khosrowjerdi Beckman Scholar 2013-2014

  • Monday, March 13, 2017

A special thank you to Tufts University for sharing video profiles of some of their Beckman Scholars. http://sites.tufts.edu/beckmanscholars/videos/  ..

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Video profile of Julia Rogers Beckman Scholar 2015-2016

  • Monday, March 13, 2017

A special thank you to Tufts University for sharing video profiles of some of their Beckman Scholars. http://sites.tufts.edu/beckmanscholars/videos/  ..

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