Freundeskreis Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin
Albert-Einstein-Straße 15, 12489 Berlin
The Society of Friends of Helmholtz-Center Berlin announces the "Ernst-Eckhard-Koch-Prize".
It is bestowed for outstanding doctoral theses in the field of research with synchrotron radiation
performed at either the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB) or
HASYLAB at DESY, Hamburg, which were completed during the current or past year. The
name of this prize which is awarded annually since 1990 is in memory of the late scientific
director of the former BESSY GmbH. The Ernst-Eckhard-Koch-Prize includes a monetary
award amounting to 2500 Euro. The awardee will be chosen by a selection committee and the
prize presented in a ceremony during this year’s Users' Meeting of the HZB on December 1,
The executive committee of the Society is now calling for proposals of candidates.
September 30, 2011
The bestowal of the doctor’s degree must have been successfully completed by that time.
Scientists who are active in the field of synchrotron radiation research are invited to present a
substantiated proposal. This should include the doctoral thesis as printed copy as well as in
digital form, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and should be addressed to the Chairman
of the Society (Wolfgang.Gudat@helmholtz-berlin.de). At least two references have to be
Further information at: http://www.helmholtz-berlin.de/freundeskreis
Wolfgang Gudat Mathias Richter
Freundeskreis HZB e.V.
Albert-Einstein-Straße 15, D-12489 Berlin
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