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Leonard Eun wins RHIC/AGS thesis award

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Dr. Leonard Eun has been selected as one of the winners of the 2012 RHIC and AGS Thesis Award for his dissertation entitled `Transverse Single Spin Asymmetries and Cross-Sections for Forward Pi Zero and Eta Mesons at Large Transverse Momentum in 200 GeV Collisions at the STAR Detector.’

The award was made during the RHIC and AGS Annual Users Meeting at Brookhaven National Labs on Thursday, June 14th, presented by Associate Lab Director for Nuclear and Particle Physics, Steven Vigdor. Len was an undergraduate in the Physics Department here at PSU and stayed on as a graduate student, finishing his Ph. D. in 2011 working with Prof. Steve Heppelmann. Len is now a postdoc at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. Congrats to Len and Steve on this honor.