Fellowships & Awards
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (GRFP)
The GRFP is NSF's flagship award for distinguished graduate students. This award was based on a proposal for novel way of integrating memory and processing onto a single chip.
DAAD: German Academic Exchange Service Fello
DAAD is German, government-funded organization which supports international study and co-operation between Germany and students from other countries. Jon worked at the University of Bremen's Institute for Solid State Physics.
Irwin Jacobs Family Fellow
The Irwin Jacobs Family Fellowship recognizes competitive graduate students in engineering. Irwin Jacobs is a Cornell graduate and the founder of Qualcomm.
2018 to Present
Featured Article, Japanese Journal of Applied Physics
Young Researcher Paper Award, International Workshop on Gallium Oxide 2022
Best Student Presentation Award, Electronic Materials Conference (EMC)
Journal Cover, Applied Physics Letters
3x, Editor’s Pick, Applied Physics Letters
Featured Article, Applied Physics Letters Materials
Sigma Xi – scientific research honors society, joined by invitation
Forbes Under 30 Scholar
Department of Defense SMART Fellowship (declined)
2x, Department of the Air Force Division Quarterly Award Technical (Team) Achievement
W. Bruce Johnson Memorial Award – awarded to outstanding senior project in applied physics
SOURCE Fellowship – $6,000 internal undergraduate research grant
Graduated Cum Laude
Undergraduate Dean’s List: GPA > 3.75 (3 semesters)