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France A. Córdova Graduate Student Fund Recipients

The France Córdova Graduate Student Fund provides resources for one to three graduate students annually to support research-related expenses. Preference shall be given to student(s) studying broadly in areas in which Professors Gerry Neugebauer, Gordon Garmire and Thomas Tombrello made contributions. Each awardee shall be recognized as either a Neugebauer, Garmire or Tombrello Scholar. The Fund was established by France Córdova who received her Ph.D in Physics from Caltech in 1979.

Named Professors are:
Gerry Neugebauer, infrared astronomy
Gordon Garmire, high-energy astronomy instrumentation and the diffuse X-ray background
Thomas Tombrello, experimental physics

2018 - Alexander Ridgway, Garmire Scholar
            
Nicha Leethochawalit, Neugebauer Scholar
            
Cora Went, Tombrello Scholar

2017  - Anna Ho,  Garmire Scholar
             Brett Cornell, Neugebauer Scholar

2016 - Sarah Gossan, Garmire Scholar
            Michael Eastwood, Neugebauer Scholar
            Dave Aasen, Tombrello Scholar

2015 - Jonathan Blackman, Garmire Scholar
            Trevor David, Neugebauer Scholar
            Javier Duarte, Tombrello Scholar

2014 - Seth Siegel, Garmire Scholar
            Allison Strom, Neugebauer Scholar