Program Committee

Chair: Amy Liu, Georgetown University

April Meeting Liaison: Swagato Mukherjee, Brookhaven National Laboratory

April Meeting Liaison: Peter Petreczky, Brookhaven National Laboratory


  • Noam Bernstein, Naval Research Laboratory
  • Michael Falk, Johns Hopkins University
  • Ehsan Khatami, San Jose State University
  • Noa Maron, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Andte Schleife, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
  • Mohammad Soltanieh-ha, Boston University
  • Jack Wells, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Renata Wentzcovitch, Columbia University

Nominating Committe

Chair: Rajiv Kalia (2019 - 2020)


  • Sohrab Ismail-Beigi (2019 - 2020)
  • Shirley Ho (2019 - 2020)
  • Lorin Benedict (2019 - 2020)
  • Feliciano Giustino

Fellowship Committee

Chair: Renata Wentzcovitch, Columbia University


  • Emilio Artacho, Cambridge University
  • Fatima Ebrahimi, Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
  • Ken Elder, Oakland University
  • Mark Novotny, Mississippi State University
  • Cai-Zhuan Wang, Iowa State University

Aneesur Rahman Prize Committee

Chair: Sharon Glotzer, University of Michigan


  • Thomas Blum, University Connecticut
  • Antoine Georges, Flatiron Institute
  • Daniel Livescu, Los Alamos National Lab
  • Annabella Selloni, Princeton University

Metropolis Award Committee 

Chair: Valentino Cooper, Oak Ridge National Lab


  • Herbert Fotso, Albany University
  • Huey-Wen Lin. University of Michigan
  • Brant Robertson, UC Santa Cruz
  • Giacomo Torlai, Flatiron Institute

Nominees and award and office holders are expected to meet standards of professional conduct and integrity as described in the APS Ethics Guidelines. Violations of these standards may disqualify people from consideration or lead to revocation of honors or removal from office.