Mei Bai of
Port Jefferson has
received an Early Career Prize from the Asian Committee for Future Accelerators and the 2010 First International Particle Accelerator Conference's
Organizing Committee for contributions to spin dynamics and polarized proton acceleration in circular accelerators.
Bai, a scientist at Brookhaven National Laboratory, joined the lab in 1999 as a research associate and has also served
as coordinator of its Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider.