MSI PI Rafael Fernandes Named McKnight Presidential Fellow


MSI PI Rafael Fernandes (Physics and Astronomy) has been named a McKnight Presidential Fellow for 2017-19. This program recognizes exceptional faculty who have been newly granted tenure and promotion to associate professor.

A complete list of this year’s recipients can be found on the U’s Scholars Walk website.

Professor Fernandes uses MSI resources for quantum Monte Carlo studies of high-temperature superconductors.