6 Indian-American scientists selected for Presidential Early Career Awards


President Barack Obama on 18 February 2016 named 106 researchers, including six of Indian origin, as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), the highest US Government honour for young independent researchers.he winners will receive their awards at a Washington, DC ceremony in the spring of 2016. The Name of the Winners Shwetak Patel (University of Washington),Rahul Mangharam (University of Pennsylvania),Sachin Patel (Vanderbilt University Medical Centre),Milind Kulkarni (Purdue University),Vikram Shyam (NASA),Kiran Musunuru (Harvard University),