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Dr. James G. Fujimoto Wins the 2017 Beckman-Argyros Prize for Vision Research

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017

The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation has announced James G. Fujimoto, Ph.D. (http://www.rle.mit.edu/people/directory/james-fujimoto/), the Elihu Thomson Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as its 2017 Beckman-Argyros Vision Research Award (http://www.beckman-foundation.org/programs/beckman-argyros-vision-award-recipients) winner. Presented annually, the award recognizes an individual who has made and is continuing to make  ..

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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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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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2016 Beckman-Argyros Award Winner Announced

  • Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Congratulations Dr. Jeremy Nathans, Johns Hopkins University, for receiving the 2016 Beckman-Argyros Award for Vision Research. This award consists of a $400,000 research grant and a $100,000 prize to Dr. Nathans for his groundbreaking research in vision sciences. Dr. Peter McDonnell, Johns Hopkins University, was also in attendance to help present the award to Dr. Nathans. ..

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2017 Beckman-Argyros Award in Vision Research

  • Friday, July 29, 2016

Now accepting nomination applications for the 2017 Beckman-Argyros Award in Vision Research! Click here (/programs/beckman-argyros-vision-program-information) for details, criteria, and link to online application portal. ..

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2017 Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

  • Thursday, July 21, 2016

Now accepting applications for the 2017 Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellows Program! Click here (/programs/Beckman-postdoctoral-fellows) for details, criteria, and link to online application portal. ..

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2017 Beckman Young Investigator Program

  • Thursday, June 23, 2016

Now accepting applications for the 2017 BYI Program! Click here (http://www.Beckman-foundation.org/programs/Beckman-young-investigators-program-information) for details, criteria, and link to online application portal. ..

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2016-2017 Beckman Scholars

  • Friday, May 27, 2016

Congratulations to the newly selected 2016 - 2017 Beckman Scholars!These up and coming young scientists are undergraduates who have been carefully selected by their awarded Beckman Scholars Program institution. Each Scholar will be performing research at their institution over the next 15 months under the guidance of their BSP Mentor, and will present their findings at the 2017 Annual Beckman Symposium. Uma Balakrishnan, University of Pittsburgh William Barr, Wesleyan University Hanna ..

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