Biology

Salk scientist Saket Navlakha receives CAREER award from NSF

Salk scientist Saket Navlakha receives CAREER award from NSF

Saket Navlakha Salk Institute

Salk scientist Saket Navlakha, a Carmel Valley resident, has received a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) totaling more than $1 million over the next five years. The CAREER award supports faculty who exemplify the role of teacher/scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context of the mission of their organizations.

“Saket’s work is as innovative as it is interdisciplinary, with an approach that spans the fields of plant biology, computer science and neuroscience to reveal fascinating patterns in nature, including the brain,” says...

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