Chemistry Professor named APS Fellow

Tommy Sewell, Professor of Chemistry, was elected a 2017 fellow of the American Physical Society. Professor Sewell was nominated by the Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter and cited "For theory and modeling capabilities related to material response at extreme conditions, in particular for simulation of many-atom molecular crystals undergoing high rate deformation, including shock-induced chemical reactions leading to explosive detonation.”