Division of Particles & Fields

The objective of the Division is the study of fundamental particles and fields, their structure, their interactions and interrelationships, the design and development of high energy accelerators, and the design and development of instrumentation techniques for high energy physics.


News

DPF is pleased to announce that the 2016 Mitsuyoshi Tanaka Dissertation Award in Experimental Particle Physics has been presented to Adish Vartak, University of California, San Diego.
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DPF is pleased to announce that the 2016 J.J. and Noriko Sakurai Dissertation Award in Theoretical Physics has been presented to Yonatan F. Kahn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
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DPF is pleased to announce that the 2016 DPF Mentoring Award has been presented to Howard Georgi, Harvard University.
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DPF is pleased to announce that the 2016 DPF Instrumentation Award has been presented to Stephen Holland, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and Gary Varner, University of Hawaii.
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Congratulations to our newly elected DPF members Joseph Incandela (Vice Chair), Kate Scholberg (Secretary/Treasurer), Joshua Klein and Aida El-Khadra (Members-at-Large), and Louise Suter (Early Career Member). They will assume their new positions on January 1, 2016.

Report of the DPF Committee on DOE Comparative Reviews

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Congratulations to Our Newest APS Fellows

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Congratulations to New Prize & Award Recipients

2016 J.J. Sakurai Prize for Theoretical Particle Physics
G Peter Lepage, Cornell University

2016 J.J. and Noriko Sakurai Dissertation Award in Theoretical Physics
Yonatan F. Kahn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2016 Henry Primakoff Award for Early-Career Particle Physics
Stefan Hoeche, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

2016 Robert R. Wilson Prize for Achievement in the Physics of Particle Accelerators
Vasili Parkhomchuk, Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics

2016 W.K.H. Panofsky Prize in Experimental Particle Physics
Stephen L Olsen, Institute for Basic Science
Jonathan Dorfan, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
David Hitlin, California Institute of Technology
Fumihiko Takasaki, High Energy Physics Laboratory (KEK)

2016 Mitsuyoshi Tanaka Dissertation Award in Experimental Particle Physics
Adish Pradeep Vartak, University of California, San Diego