Four promising young University of Wisconsin–Madison researchers have been named winners of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
Since 1996, the awards have honored outstanding scientists and engineers beginning their independent research careers who show exceptional promise for leadership in science and technology.
PECASE winners are nominated by federal departments and agencies that fund research.
UW–Madison winners are:
Jonathan Engle, Erika Marín-Spiotta, Xudong Wang, Victor Zavala