The Donald Bren Professor of physics & astronomy is honored by the American Vacuum Society.

UC Irvine News Brief: Wilson Ho wins award for two-story-high tunneling microscope

The honor, considered one of the highest in scientific research, goes to a professor renowned for his development of a two- story-high, scanning, tunneling microscope to investigate single molecules.

UCI-built apparatus helps scientists probe the unknown

Delving into the atomic realm

UCI research team pioneers imaging technique that clearly reveals structure, individual chemical bonds

Molecule unmasked

With his power tools, physics and chemistry professor Wilson Ho sheds light on molecules and atoms in action.

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