"Since its inception, the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy (IMSA) has provided the citizens of the state of Illinois with a world-class academy for the educational advancements of students with aptitude for mathematics, science and technology fields and solid learning and leadership potential," Nunez said.
At Argonne, Nunez has led research and development efforts in a variety of areas including Nanotechnology, Material Sciences, Physics, Higher Energy Physics, Mathematics and Computing Sciences and Biosciences.
In addition to leading the Board and serving as an impressive role model for students and alumni, he also has remained one of IMSA's most vocal champions and a contributor to the IMSA Fund for Advancement of Education.
Excerpt: From the Chairman of the IMSA Board of Trustees, IMSA Fund for Advancement of Education, September 2007
IMSA Fund, "Annual Report 2005-2006" (2006). IMSA Fund Reports. 14.