Sara Campbell Finalist for 2018 Laser Science Dissertation Award

Former JILA graduate student Dr. Sara Cambell has been named a Finalist for the 2018 American Physical Society’s Carl E. Anderson Division of Laser Science Dissertation Award for her doctoral work on Fermi-degenerate three-dimensional optical lattice clock. 

Campbell will present her thesis research during a special session at the Frontiers in Optics/Laser Science meeting September 16-20, 2018 in Washington, DC. This is the fifth year of the competition, and the pool of nominees was exceptionally strong. As a finalist, she will also receive a travel grant of $750 from the APS Division of Laser Science.