C15 Young Scientist Prize 2014

The 2014 IUPAP Young Scientist Prize for C15: Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics was awarded during the International Conference on Atomic Physics (ICAP) in Washington D.C. held on 7 August 2014, to: Dr Jacob M Taylor [NIST and Joint Quantum Institute], “For groundbreaking advances in the design of compact, practical devices that bridge the classical […]

C11 Young Scientist Prize 2014

The 2014 IUPAP Young Scientist Prizes for C11: Particles and Fields were awarded during the 37th International Conference on High Energy Physics held from 2-9 July 2014, in Valencia, Spain, to: Claude Duhr [University of Durham, UK],”For his outstanding contributions to elementary particle theory, in particular, to formal developments in quantum field theory and their […]

C8 Young Scientist Winners 2014

The 2014 IUPAP Young Scientist Prizes for C8: Semiconductors were awarded during the 32nd International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors held on 10-15 August 2014, Austin, Texas, USA, to: Dr Rahul Nair [The University of Manchester, UK], “For highly innovative work exploring the effects of valley polarization on the optical and optoelectronic properties of […]

C6 Young Scientist Winners 2012, 2013, 2014

The 2012, 2013 and 2014 IUPAP Young Scientist Prizes for C6: Biological Physics were awarded during the 8th IUPAP International Conference of Biological Physics (ICBP 2014) to be held 18-22 June, 2014 in Beijing, China, to the following scientists: 2014 Dr Yi Cao [Nanjing University, China], “For his seminal contributions to development and application of […]

C2 Young Scientist Winners 2014

The 2014 IUPAP Young Scientist Prizes for C2: Symbols, Units, Nomenclature, Atomic Masses and Fundamental Constants were awarded during the Conference on Precision Electromagnetic Measurements (CPEM 2014), which was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 24 – 29 August 2014, to both: Dr Samuel Lara-Avila [Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden], “For his contribution […]

C5 Young Scientist Winners 2014

The 2014 IUPAP Young Scientist Prizes for C5: Low Temperature Physics were awarded during the 27th International Conference on Low Temperature Physics (LT27) held from  6–13 August 2014 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, to: Cory R. Dean [The City College of New York, USA], “For his development of graphene on boron nitride and subsequent discovery of the […]

Alan Astbury (1934-2014)

IUPAP expresses its deep sorrow over the passing away of Professor Alan Astbury (1934-2014). Alan served IUPAP as its president-designate (2002-2005), president (2005-2008) and former president (2008-2011).

C10 Young Scientist Winner 2014

The 2014 IUPAP Young Scientist Prize for C10: Structure and Dynamics of Condensed Matter was awarded to Clarina de la Cruz, “For her outstanding achievements in the field of strongly correlated electron systems, specifically in multiferroic materials and unconventional superconductors.”  

C3 Young Scientist Winners 2013

The 2013 IUPAP Young Scientist Prizes for C3: Statistical Physics were awarded during the Statphys25 Conference, which was held in Seoul, South Korea in July 2013, to both: Kazumasa Takeuchi, “For his outstanding experiments on fluctuation properties of growing interfaces in turbulent liquid crystals.” and, Takahiro Sagawa, “For developing a comprehensive theoretical framework to characterize […]

5th IUPAP International Conference on Women in Physics

The ICWIP conference works to bring together delegates from around the world to: showcase and celebrate scientific work in all areas of physics