Call for nominations for the Gothenburg Lise Meitner award 2017

The Gothenburg Physics Centre (GPC) is seeking nominations for the 2017 Gothenburg Lise Meitner award. Nominations are due on Monday, March 27, 2017.

​The Lise Meitner award honors exceptional individuals for a “groundbreaking discovery in physics”. 
In addition to their scientific accomplishments, the candidates must meet the following selection criteria:
  • They have distinguished themselves through public activities of popularizing science and are prepared to deliver the annual Lise Meitner Lecture (middle of September).
  • Their research activity is connected to or benefit activities at GPC.
Nominations should include a motivation describing the achievements of the candidate, a short biography/CV, contact details and a local contact person.

Nominations should be sent to any member of the of the Lise Meitner Award Committee 2017:

Dinko Chakarov dinko.chakarov@chalmers.se
Hans Nordman hans.nordman@chalmers.se
Ann-Marie Pendrill Ann-Marie.Pendrill@physics.gu.se
Vitaly Shumeiko vitaly.shumeiko@chalmers.se
Andreas Heinz (Chair) andreas.heinz@chalmers.se

More information about Lise Meitner and the award can be found at the GPC website
We would also like to thank those of you who did make an effort to nominate a candidate in the past! In case your nomination has not been chosen, we encourage you to submit her or his name again.

With best regards,

The 2017 Lise Meitner Committee

Published: Thu 02 Feb 2017. Modified: Tue 14 Feb 2017