Dr. Zhenlong Li has been selected to receive the Breakthrough Star Award from the University of South Carolina for his considerable research contributions.
” ‘This year, we are proud to announce five Breakthrough Leadership in Research awardees, 11 Breakthrough Stars and 14 Breakthrough Graduate Scholars.’ Vice President for Research, Prakash Nagarkatti said, ‘This group of 2020 Breakthrough awardees is extremely impressive. It speaks so highly of our amazing research enterprise at the University of South Carolina that we have Breakthrough recipients representing departments ranging from music to mechanical engineering, across eight UofSC colleges spanning three campuses. The faculty and doctoral students receiving Breakthrough awards this year are emblematic of the excellence that characterizes our university. It is my pleasure to thank and congratulate all of this year’s Breakthrough recipients.’ ” (https://www.sc.edu/about/offices_and_divisions/research/news_and_pubs/news/2020/20200113_breakthrough_awards_announced.php)