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Call for Nominations for 2016 Prize, Awards, APS DPP Fellowship, and Executive Committee Elections

Deadline: Friday, April 1, 2016

A prize or award presented by APS is one of the highest honors a physicist can receive. The DPP annually solicits nominations for one prize and two awards. Please take time to nominate exceptional DPP colleagues.

Anyone other than a member of the committee making the selection may submit one nomination or seconding letter for each prize or award in any given year.

Go to the Programs Honors page (http://www.aps.org/programs/honors/) for APS Prize and Awards nomination guidelines, and online Fellowships nomination instructions.

James Clerk Maxwell Prize for Plasma Physics

Scroll down to Nomination and Selection Process.

Mordecai Rosen, Chair
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Email: rosen2@llnl.gov

John Dawson Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics Research

Scroll down to Nomination and Selection Process.

Eric Blackman, Chair
University of Rochester
Email: blackman@pas.rochester.edu

Marshall N. Rosenbluth Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award

Scroll down to Nomination and Selection Process. Nominations for the Rosenbluth Thesis Award will require a copy of the dissertation, or the URL address of the dissertation.

Andrea Garofalo, Chair
Columbia University/General Atomics
Email: garofalo@fusion.gat.com

APS DPP Fellowship
The Division of Plasma Physics strives to attain a diverse representation of Fellows from all areas of the plasma community.

Nominations of traditionally underrepresented groups, such as women, scientists working outside the United States, and minorities, as well as plasma physicists in smaller universities and the private sector are especially welcomed.

The deadline for Fellowship nominations is Friday, April 1, 2016.

Go to Nomination Instructions
(http://www.aps.org/programs/honors/fellowships/nominations.cfm) and nominate a current APS DPP member. Follow the online nomination submission instructions.

John Cary, Chair
University of Colorado
Email: cary@colorado.edu

Nominating Committee
The Nominating Committee, chaired by Hantao Ji seeks candidates for DPP Executive Committee Vice Chair, Secretary-Treasurer, and Members-at-Large.

How to nominate:

  • The Committee will consider names submitted by any DPP member.
  • Members nominated by at least 1% of DPP membership (25 members) will automatically be placed on the ballot.
  • Please submit your candidate's name and affiliation by Friday, April 1 to:

Hantao Ji, Chair
Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory
Email: hji@pppl.gov


Saralyn Stewart
DPP Administrator

Email: stewart@physics.utexas.edu