Our paper on the excess proton vibrational signature in the "magic" H+(H2O)21 cluster, just published in Science, is highlighted by the Royal Society of Chemistry in Chemistry Worldand also by YaleNews.
Mark is featured on Yale News along with two other Yale professors for his election to the National Academy of Sciences. National Academy members are elected "in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research."
Joseph Fournier and Conrad Wolke attended the Molecular and Ionic Clusters Gordon Research Conference in Lucca, Italy, where our previous graduate student Christopher Leavitt was Co-Chair of the Gordon Research Seminar. Our former post doc Etienne Garand, now an Assistant Professor at UW Madison, gave a hot topic talk at the conference. Our former post doc Laura McCunn has received tenure at Marshall University. Conrad Wolke returns from a six week stay at FHI in a collaboration with the Asmis lab utilizing their FEL to study water clusters.