Angelina M. Bacala

Field of award: Mathematics

Year awarded: 1993

Division: Physical Sciences


In recognition of her pioneering works in the field of experimental high energy physics, the first and only measurement of the reaction e+e m+m in the energy region 52 GeVOs 57 GeV, using the AMY Detector at the TRISTAN Accelerator, which presented a test of the Standard Model of Electroweak interactions in this previously unexpected region.

Education: PhD (Physics) Louisiana State University 1989; MS (Physics) Louisiana State University 1986; BS Philippine Normal University 1978