May 6, 2014

Gabriela Jaramillo has been awarded the Sigma Xi Graduate Research Award for her work on defects and inhomogeneities in spatially extended systems. The award specifically recognizes her research paper on "Deformation of Striped Patterns by Inhomogeneities", published in Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences, and her invited presentations at international conferences such as SIAM APDE 13, SIAM NWCS 14. In addition to the cash award, Gabriela was initiated into the Sigma Xi Honorary Society.