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Welcome to the University of Colorado Chapter of Sigma Xi

Sigma Xi is an international multidisciplinary research society whose programs and activities promote the health of the scientific enterprise and honor scientific achievement. There are nearly 60,000 Sigma Xi members in more than 100 countries around the world. Sigma Xi chapters, more than 500 in all, can be found at colleges and universities, industrial research centers and government laboratories. The society endeavors to support original work accross the spectrum of science and technology and to promote an appreciation within society for the role research has played in human progress. Membership in Sigma Xi is by invitation. Full membership is conferred upon those who have demonstrated noteworthy acheivments in research. Over the course of the society's distinguished history, more than 200 members have won the Nobel proze and many more have earned election to the National Academies of Sciences and Engineering.

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New Members

On April 22, 2013 the University of Colorado chapter of Sigma Xi had its annual awards ceremony. During this ceremony we recognized all of our new members. Welcome to Sigma Xi

 

Election to Full Membership

Dr. Scott Bachman
National Center for Atmospheric Research
Boulder, CO
Physical and Earth Sciences


Dr. Betsy Carroll Forrest
Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences
University of Colorado, Boulder
Physical and Earth Sciences


Christopher E. Kennel
Anschutz Medical Campus
University of Colorado, Denver
Health Sciences


Dr. Monique LeBourgeois
Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado, Boulder
Biological Sciences


Dr. Qianli Mu
Triquint Semiconductor
Richardson, Texas
Engineering Sciences


Dr. Prashant Nagpal
Chemical and Biological Engineering
University of Colorado, Boulder
Engineering Sciences


Dr. Ryan Reynolds Neely III
Cooperative Institute for Research in the Environmental Sciences
University of Colorado, Boulder
Physical and Earth Sciences


Dr. Lucas Portelli
Eletrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering
University of Colorado, Boulder
Engineering Sciences


Dr. Alexandra Rose
Museum Collections
University of Colorado, Boulder
Biological Sciences


Dr. Pei-San Tsai
Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado, Boulder
Biological Sciences


Dr. Steven Gerald Yeager
National Center for Atmospheric Research
Boulder, Colorado
Physical and Earth Sciences

 

Election to Associate Membership

Jered Andrew Karr
Geological Sciences
University of Colorado, Boulder
Physical and Earth Sciences

Caitlin Anne Kelly
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
University of Colorado, Boulder
Biological Sciences

Sofia Mani
Integrative Physiology
University of Colorado, Boulder
Health Sciences

Jennifer Lee Wilkening
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
University of Colorado, Boulder
Biological Sciences

 

Recognition of Graduate Research Excellence

Outstanding Dissertation Award from the College of Engineering
and Applied Science


Dr. Michael Dean Roberg
"Analysis and Design of Non-Linear Amplifiers for Efficient Microwave Transmission"
Research Advisor Prof. Zoya Popovic
Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering

 

Recognition of Undergraduate Research Excellence

Recognition is for exceptional dedication, creativity, and
independence in pursuit of original knowledge. All are
elected to Associate Membership.


Kyle Vincent Caltrider
Nominated by Johnathon Van Blerkom
Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology


Erika Kolisch
Nominated by Christopher Lowry
Integrative Physiology