Stanley Corrsin Award
To recognize and encourage a particularly influential contribution to fundamental fluid dynamics.
Establishment & Support
The Prize was established from an endowment fund contributed by the DFD and held by the APS.
Rules & Eligibility
This Prize is intended to honor a recent achievement of especially high impact and significance, a particular discovery, or an innovation in the field. The prize shall ordinarily be awarded to one person but may be shared when all the recipients have contributed to the same achievement. Nominations are active for three years.
Nomination & Selection Process
Serving a diverse and inclusive community of physicists worldwide is a primary goal for APS. Nominations of qualified women, members of underrepresented minority groups, and scientists from outside the United States are especially encouraged.
The deadline for submitting a nomination for the 2016 prize is May 2, 2016. The nomination must include:
There may be additional requirements for particular prizes and awards. Please read the rules carefully.
Selection Committee Members: Paul Neitzel (Chair), Demitrios Papagerorgiou, Stephen Wereley, Yuriko Renardy, Edberhard Bodenschatz, Ugo Piomelli, Kate Stebe, Gary Leal