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Dear Members and Friends
of the Polish Synchrotron Radiation Society,
We would like to inform you that on March 5, 2020 the Society Board decided
to open the call for proposals under the third edition of the PSRS Award competition.
The schedule for this competition is as follows:
until September 30, 2020 - call for proposals.
Applicant will receive an email with confirmation of the
until January 31, 2021 - announcement of the Award Committee decision.
Detailed rules of the competition can be found on the website:
We would also like to remind you that the PSRS prizes are awarded for research
in the areas of: physics, chemistry, earth sciences, materials sciences, biology,
biochemistry, biophysics and medicine, conducted using the synchrotron radiation beams,
and for work and research related to the construction of synchrotron radiation sources
and research lines associated with them.
The prizes are awarded in three categories:
Category I: for doctoral dissertation, defended at a Polish university or in a national
scientific unit in the period after the announcement of the previous competition
by the date of announcement of the current competition.
Category II: for a scientific or review publication published in the period after
the announcement of the previous competition by the date of announcement
of the current competition, in a peer-reviewed journal or book.
Category III: for a popularizing work related to synchrotron radiation or for other
activities for the development of the Polish synchrotron community.
The call for proposals for the 1st and 2nd categories under the third edition
of the PSRS Award competition includes works from the period from April 1, 2018
to September 30, 2020.
Information about the Winners of previous editions of the PSRS Award competition
is available on the following pages:
- 2017: http://www.synchrotron.org.pl/index.php/pl/towarzystwo/nagrody-ptps/nagroda-ptps-2017/78-laureaci-nagrody-ptps-2017
- 2018: http://www.synchrotron.org.pl/index.php/pl/towarzystwo/nagrody-ptps/nagroda-ptps-2018/96-laureaci-nagrody-ptps-2018
We cordially encourage you and invite you to participate in the competition.
We will also be grateful if you would like to propagate information about the competition
in your scientific community.
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The Jury of the PSRS Prize decided to award the following prizes in 2018:
The award for the doctoral dissertation
Award for Bartosz Sekuła for a doctoral thesis entitled: "Structural studies of equine serum albumin (ESA) in complexes with ligands of therapeutic significance".
The award for scientific or review publication
Award for A.J. Morgan, M. Prasciolu, A. Andrejczuk, J. Krzywinski, A. Meents, D. Pennicard, H. Graafsma, A. Barty, R.J. Bean, M. Barthelmess, D. Oberthuer, O. Yefanov, A. Aquila, H. N. Chapman, S. Bajt
for their paper "High numerical aperture multilayer Laue lenses", Scientific Reports 5:09892 (2015). [Read more]
For the activities for the synchrotron community
Award for Krystyna Ławniczak-Jabłońska for her contribution to organizing Poland's return to ESRF and Poland's participation in FEL (Hamburg).
We would like to congratulate all the honored people.