Congratulations to Yusuke Kosuga (PhD 2012) for winning the 10th Young Scientist Award of the Physical Society of Japan (Division 2,Plasma Physics).Kosuga,who is currently Assistant Professor in The Institute for Advanced Study and Research Institute of Applied Mechanics of Kyushu University,was cited for:
"Research on plasma turbulence and transport with statistical fluctuation in real and velocity space"
The full announcement in English may be found at:
and in Japanese and English at : http://www.jps.or.jp/english/file/10th_wakate2016.pdf.
Work done at UCSD,the WCI Center for Fusion Theory (RoK),and Kyushu University was listed in the full citation. At UCSD,Kosuga was a member of the Diamond group in CASS and and Physics.