John S. Stemple Memorial Prize

A prize is awarded annually to a graduate student in physics for outstanding progress in research as demonstrated by an excellent performance on the oral Ph.D. candidacy exam. John S. Stemple was a Caltech physics graduate student when he died; a memorial fund was established from contributions made by the community of Falls Church, Virginia, John's hometown.

2017 - Petr Kravchuk

2016 - Grant Remmen

2015 - Siying Peng

2014 - Alexander Mott

2013 - Kevin Engel, Jeongwan Haah

2012 - Brian Willett

2010 - David Moore, Christopher Rogan

2008 - Adrienne Erickcek, Zachary  Marshall

2007 - Juan Pedro Ocha-Ricoux

2006 - Hsin (Cynthia) Chiang

2004 - Kris Sigurdson

2003 - Ben Toner

2002 - Melinda Kellogg