Dissertation Award in Nuclear Physics
To recognize a recent Ph. D. in Nuclear Physics. The award consists of $2,500 and an allowance for travel to the annual Spring Meeting of the Division of Nuclear Physics of the American Physical Society, at which the award will be presented. The award will be given annually.
Establishment & Support
This award was endowed in 1985 by members and friends of the Division of Nuclear Physics. It was given bi-annually until becoming an annual award with the 1999 selection.
Rules & Eligibility
Nominations are open to any person who has received a Ph. D. degree in experimental or theoretical nuclear physics from a North American university within the two-year period preceding 1 July 2015. Nominations should include:
Nomination & Selection Process
Serving a diverse and inclusive community of physicists is a primary goal for APS. Nominations of qualified women and members of underrepresented minority groups are especially encouraged.
The deadline for submission of nominations for the 2016 award is July 1, 2015.
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
Other Committee members: A. Aprahamian, B.M. Sherrill, P. Collon, B.W. Fillipone
2015 Dissertation Award in Nuclear Physics Recipient:
Michael P. Mendenhall
National Institute of Standards and Technology