Prof. Zhang receives a NASA Fermi grant.

Aug 28, 2010

Prof. Zhang received an award from the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope Cycle 3 with a total amount of $80,000. The title of his theoretical proposal is “A New Model of GRB Prompt Emission”. Zhang and collaborators propose to develop of new model of GRBs in the Poynting-flux-dominated regime, namely, the Internal Collision-induced Magnetic Reconnection and Turbulence (ICMART) model.

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