Jesse Han

James G. Simmonds Memorial Scholar
Seoul, South Korea


CERN Compact Muon Solenoid Experiment; National Radioastonomy Observatory Megamaser Cosmology Project; O Records, guitarist; Echols Council, Echols Ambassador; Jefferson Public Service Fellow; Echols Scholar; Dean's List; Sigma Pi Sigma Research Symposium, first place; Harrison Undergraduate Research Award; College Council Spring Scholar; Laurie Lee Woolen Memorial Scholarship; 2017 Ig Nobel Prize

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