Ikushi prize awarded to Kento Masuda

Tuesday, Jan 31, 2017

Kento Masuda, a NASA Sagan Postdoctoral Fellow in Princeton's Astrophysical Sciences Department, was awarded the Ikushi prize from the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science.  This prize was established to recognize outstanding doctoral students who can be expected to contribute to Japan’s future scientific advancement.  Recipients are chosen from across Japan in all fields of scholarship. Kento is one of 17 awardees in 2016.