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Beckman Young Investigator


The Beckman Young Investigator (BYI) Program is intended to provide research support to the most promising young faculty members in the early stages of academic careers in the chemical and life sciences particularly to foster the invention of methods, instruments and materials that will open up new avenues of research in science.

The 2014 BYI LETTER OF INTENT online access is available. Please procede to the BYI Guidelines, Information, deadlines and details below:




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2013 beckman Young Investigators

Hillel Adesnik, PH.D.
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
University of California, Berkeley
New Optical Strategies to Dissect the Neural Basis of Perception

Gordana Dukovic, PH.D.
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
University of Colorado Boulder
Novel compositionally complex nanoscale materials with targeted optical and chemical properties

Delphine Farmer, PH.D.
Department of Chemistry
Colorado State University
Development of a rapid, sensitive and selective detector: Chemical ionization mass spectrometry with switchable electrospray reagent ions interfaced with two-dimensional gas-chromatography

Elena Gracheva, PH.D.
Department of Cellular & Molecular Physiology/CNNR Program
Yale University School of Medicine
Molecular basis of reversible hypothermia in mammalian hibernators

Aaron Hoskins, PH.D.
Department of Biochemistry
University of Wisconsin, Madison
New Approaches for Studying Ribonuclioprotein Biogenesis and Recycling

Poul Petersen, PH.D.
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Cornell University
Proton Transfer Mechanisms Probed by Ultrafast Continuum mid-IR Spectroscopy

Christina Stallings, ph.d.
Department of Moleculars Microbiology
Washington University, St. Louis
Chemical Genetic Approaches to Understanding Mycobacterial Pathogenesis

Award Recipients:

2013, 2012, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991