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70th Wedding Anniversary for Vincent P. and Mary Margaret Slatt, Notre Dame Alum and Butte natives!

April 30, 2014

Mr. and Mrs. Vincent P. And Mary Margaret (Hennessey) Slatt will observe their 70th wedding anniversary on May 17, 2014. 

Christopher (Vincent's youngest son) and Jeanine Slatt established the Vincent P. Slatt Fellowship for Undergraduate Research

Xing Named 2014 Young Scientist

April 24, 2014


The International Symposium for Compound Semiconductors (ISCS) has named Huili (Grace) Xing, professor of electrical engineering at the University of Notre Dame, the winner of the 2014 Young Scientist Award. Established in 1986, the award acknowledges technical achievements in the field of compound semiconductors by a scientist younger than 40 years.

Xing is being recognized “for her contributions to the understanding of the fundamental properties of III-V nitrides and graphene, novel devices and demonstrations of devices exhibiting record performance.” A formal presentation will be made on Tuesday, May 13, during the award ceremony of the 41st ISCS conference in Montpellier, France.

Phillip To Receive NAMS Young Scientist Award

April 21, 2014 • Categories: ND Energy

William A. Phillip, assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has william_phillipbeen named one of the three recipients of the 2014 North American Membrane Society (NAMS) Young Membrane Scientist Award