The Orange County Register has included Josh Smith on this year's roster of top professionals under 40.

Check out the feature article in the May edition of OC Metro and see the other "rising young stars" selected this year for their inventive ideas, special expertise, or business acumen. Josh was singled out for his NSF CAREER Award and was the only academic in this year's group. 

Josh is director of the department's gravitational-wave center GWPAC.