The Letterstedtska Prize to Floriana Lombardi
Floriana Lombardi, professor at the Quantum Device
Physics Laboratory at MC2, is honoured with the Letterstedtska Prize for
scientific investigations of high importance 2017.
She will receive her award at a solemn gathering on 14 June.
The Letterstedtska Prize is awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and is based upon a donation from the consul general Jacob Letterstedt in the 1800s. Floriana Lombardi gets the prize of 50 000 SEK "for her findings regarding nanophysics/high temperature superconductors".
Text: Michael Nystås
Photo: Henrik SandsjöRead news article (in Swedish) on the website of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences