Celebrate the Best Physics Doctoral Dissertation and Teaching Awards on 20 December

2017-12-20 14:00:00 2017-12-20 16:00:00 Europe/Helsinki Celebrate the Best Physics Doctoral Dissertation and Teaching Awards on 20 December PHYS group leaders nominated the best candidates for the dissertation award (all PhDs defended by 31.12.2017) and selected the best teacher. http://physics.aalto.fi/en/midcom-permalink-1e7d5d056d29016d5d011e7851cbd877364cf18cf18 Otakaari 24, 02150, Espoo

PHYS group leaders nominated the best candidates for the dissertation award (all PhDs defended by 31.12.2017) and selected the best teacher.

20.12.2017 / 14:00 - 16:00
Dipoli Conference Center, Otakaari 24, 02150, Espoo, FI

Pre-examiner and referee reports for these nominees were given to Prof. Robin Ras (newest tenured professor in PHYS), who selected the best three. In addition, PHYS group leaders and professors selected the best teacher in the department.

Each winner will receive €3 000 (four awards total). This is the fourth year the department is presenting the doctoral dissertation awards. This is the third year PHYS is awarding a best teaching prize.

Register right away: https://www.webropolsurveys.com/S/63C4104D74FBA5F6.par.

 

Programme

14:00 Head of Applied Physics Professor Matti Kaivola opens the ceremony

Professor Mikko Alava announces the teaching winner

Professor Robin Ras announces the dissertation winners

Toast

The dissertation winners or their PhD supervisors present their research topics

 

Cheese and crackers, cookies and fruit will be served with glögi. 

 

For more information about previous winners:  

http://sci.aalto.fi/en/current/news/2016-12-15bestawards/ 

http://sci.aalto.fi/en/current/news/2015-12-21-002/

http://viesti.physics.aalto.fi/blog/2015/01/12/best-physics-doctoral-dissertation-prizes-awarded/