Robert E. Marshak Lectureship

The Robert E. Marshak Lectureship, endowed by Ruth Marshak in honor of her late husband and former APS president, provides travel support for physicists from developing nations or Eastern Europe who are invited to speak at the APS March or April Meetings. The Lectureship supports of physicists of any career level (i.e., from graduate student to senior scientist). Members of the Executive Committees of APS Units and advisory committees that organize sessions at the March and April Meetings are invited each year to submit nominations of their invited speakers.

Recent Robert E. Marshak Lectureship Recipients


Andrej Zorko
Josef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia
APS March Meeting 2023
Nominated by the Topical Group on Magnetism and its Applications (GMAG)
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Gabriel Landi
Instituto de Física da Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
APS March Meeting 2022
Nominated by the Division of Quantum Information (DQI)
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Shobhana Narasimhan
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore, India
APS March Meeting 2021
Nominated by the Division of Materials Physics (DMP)
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No lectureship awarded


Surhud More
Inter-University Centre for Astronomy & Astrophysics, India
APS April Meeting 2019
Nominated by the Division of Astrophysics (DAP)
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Ibiyinka Fuwape
Michael and Cecilia Ibru University, Nigeria
Nominated by the Forum on International Physics (FIP)
APS April Meeting 2018
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Audrius Alkauskas
Center for Physical Sciences and Technology, Lithuania
Nominated by the Division of Computational Physics (DCOMP)
APS March Meeting 2017
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