Sloan award

Ming Lee Tang, assistant professor of chemistry at the University of California, Riverside, USA, has been awarded a Sloan Research Fellowship for her research with nanoparticles, work that could have an impact on the solar power industry and biomedical fields. The fellowships have been awarded since 1955 and identify the rising stars in research and the next generation of leaders in science. The two-year fellowships come with a $60,000 award.