News Article - 10/18/2012 - 10:17am

Roberto Peccei, along with Prof. Emeritus Helen Quinn of SLAC, will share the 2013 J.J. Sakurai Prize for Theoretical Particle Physics, awarded by the American Physical Society to recognize and encourage outstanding achievement in particle theory. Professor Peccei is the first UCLA recipient of the Sakurai prize, named in honor of our late colleague here in the department.