Date: 3-25-14 and 3-27-14
Time: 6:00 PM Cocktails. 7:00 PM Dinner and Award Presentation
Location: Peppermill Resort Spa Casino. Reno, NV (Washoe) and ARIA Resort and Casino. Las Vegas, NV (Clark)
Description: The Desert Research Institute (DRI) proudly honors Dr. Albert Yu-Min Lin for his pioneering work in a new era of digital exploration and science education through public engagement. Dr.  Lin is the youngest research scientist and the first materials scientist and engineer to receive the DRI Nevada Medal.  The Nevada Medal was established by DRI in 1988 to acknowledge outstanding achievement in science and engineering. It is the highest science award given annually in the state of Nevada. The annual award includes an eight-ounce minted medallion of .999 pure Nevada silver and $20,000 lecture honorarium. To purchase a table or individual tickets, visit or call Dawn Coots at 775-674-7555.

Phone Number: 775-674-7555