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In the News...

60 Years of Science

Spring Dinner 2015: Photo Album

Marvin Cohenn (Miller Professor 1969-1970, 1976-1977, Fall 1988) has been awarded the 2014 Von Hippel Award which is Materials Research Society's Highest Honor. Cohen is being recognized for "explaining and predicting properties of materials and for successfully predicting new materials using microscopic quantum theory." Read More

Randy Schekman (Miller Senior Fellow 2008-2013)
has been named to the prestigious Institute of Medicine, one of the highest national honors in the fields of health and medicine. The honor was announced Oct. 20, just a little over a year since Schekman won the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Read More

Miller Senior Fellow:
Geoff Marcy

The Miller Institute is pleased to name Geoff Marcy the 2015 Miller Senior Fellow for a term beginning July 1, 2015.

Judith Klinman (Miller Professor Fall 1992, 2003-2004) & Alexandre Chorin (Visiting Miller Professor 1971-72, Miller Professor Fall 1982-Spring 1983), former Miller Institute members, were both awarded the National Medal of Science by President Obama. Read More

The Miller Institute's 18th Annual Interdisciplinary Symposium
was held June 6-8, 2014 at the Marconi Conference Center on Tomales Bay. Symposium Speakers
June 2014 Group Picture | Symposium Pictures

More: In the News


Miller Research Fellowship Nominations Now Being Accepted

MF Nominations

Visiting Miller Research Professor Nominations Now Being Accepted

VMP Nominations

Miller Research Professor Applications Now Being Accepted

MP Applications


National Academy of Sciences

The Miller Institute congratulates its former members on their election to the National Academy of Sciences:

Steven Balbus
Visiting Miller Professor Spring 2012
Martin Head-Gordon
Miller Professor 2001-2002
Russell Lande
Miller Professor 2004-2005
Jitendra Malik
Miller Professor Fall 2001
Shaul Mukamel
Visiting Miller Professor Spring 1996
Daniel Neumark
Miller Professor 1999-2000
Richard Taylor
Visiting Miller Professor Spring 1999
Jeremy Thorner
Miller Professor 1984-1985, 1999-2000


The Miller Institute congratulates its former members named to the AAAS:

John Clarke
Miller Professor 1975-76, Fall 1994, 2007
Alex Filippenko
Miller Fellow 1984-1986
Miller Professor Spring 1996, Spring 2005
John Hartwig
Visiting Miller Professor Fall 2009
Ravindran Kannan
Visiting Miller Professor Spring 1991

Breakthrough Prize


Saul Perlmutter (Miller Senior Fellow 2010-2015) & Adam Riess (Miller Fellow 1996-1998)

Both Millers have been named two of the 2015 Breakthrough Prize winners in fundamental physics for major insights into the deepest questions of the Universe. The $3 million prize is shared with Brian P. Schmidt and a team of 51 prize recipients. Read More

The Supernova Cosmology Project Team Breakthrough Prize winners included:
Alexei V. Filippenko
(Miller Fellow 1984-1986, Miller Professor Spring 1996 & 2005) & Richard Muller (Miller Professor 1990)

High-Z Supernova Search Team Breakthrough Prize winners included:
Alexei V. Filippenko
(Miller Fellow 1984-1986, Miller Professor Spring 1996 & 2005) & Saurabh Jha (Miller Fellow 2002-2005) & Robert P. Kirshner (Visiting Miller Professor Spring 1994)

Miller Senior Fellow Randy Schekman was awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize in Medicine

Randy Schekman

Randy Schekman (Miller Senior Fellow 2008-2013) addresses the Miller Fellows at their weekly lunch.

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