Albert A. Gapud

Field of award: Physics

Year awarded: 2001

Division: Physical Sciences


In recognition of his outstanding work in the field of Physics specifically in the field of high temperature superconductors. He has explored the feasibility for future applications of high-temperature superconductors as well as uncovering further the physics behind such materials. His impressive record of accomplishments and dedication to help improve physics research and education in the country at such a comparatively young age indicates a great potential for even more important work at the forefront of newly emerging technologies.

Education: PhD (Physics) University of Kansas 1999; BS (Physics) University of Kansas 1989