Richardson, TX--The Lumata group has received a new research grant totaling $250,000.00 direct cost for 3 years (2018-2021) from the Robert A. Welch Foundation. The group will be using hyperpolarized 13C magnetic resonance to study cancer.
On another note, Lumata group graduate students Christopher Parish and Fatemeh Khashami have each received a Margie Renfrow physics student award that carries a monetary support of $235.00 each.
Meanwhile, PhD student Qing Wang has received a Student Travel Award to attend the 59th Experimental NMR Conference (ENC) in Orlando, Florida this April 29-May 4, 2018. The travel award carries a monetary support of $300.00 plus free registration to the ENC.