The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Armand P. Alivisatos
Samsung Distinguished Professor of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
University of California, Berkeley; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
"For his foundational contributions to the field of nanoscience; for the development of nanocrystals as a building block of nanotechnologies; and for his leadership in the nanoscience community."
Award will be presented by President Barack Obama at a future White House ceremony (date TBD).