Ph.D. alumna Lizhi Tao awarded the 2016 National Scholarship for Excellent Self-Sponsored Studying Abroad Students

Lizhi Tao

Recent Ph.D. alumna Lizhi Tao has been awarded the 2016 National Scholarship for Excellent Self-Sponsored Studying Abroad Students. The award program is sanctioned by the Ministry of Education of The People's Republic of China. The award comes with a certificate and $6,000. Ms. Tao was awarded for her work in conducting EPR measurements on an enzyme that makes manganese oxide under the guidance of Professors Britt and Casey. She is among 163 Chinese students awarded through this program in 2016. An award ceremony will be held at the Chinese Consulate General in San Francisco.