FEL 2017 FEL Prize

Dear members of the FEL society,

The members of the FEL Prize Committee invite you to make a nomination for the 2017 FEL Prize and 2017 Young Scientist FEL Award, which will be awarded at the FEL 2017 conference in August.

The FEL prize is given to a person who has contributed significantly to the advancement of the field of Free-Electron Lasers. In addition, it gives the international FEL community the opportunity to recognize one of its members for her or his outstanding achievements.

The Young Scientist FEL Award is intended to honor an important contribution to FEL science and technology from a person who is less than 35 years of age. A date of birth or current age is necessary information. The nomination letter for this prize must have an attachment of selected paper(s) published by the nominee.

Nominations should detail the outstanding achievements for which the nominated person should be recognized. A brief proposed citation should be part of the nomination letter. It is recommended that contributions are accompanied by support letters, (no more than 3) substantiating the significant contributions to the science of FEL relevant to the nomination.

Deadline for nominations and supporting letter: May 31, 2017.

Nominations and supporting letters for both prizes should be sent or emailed to the Chair of the FEL Prize Committee:

Luca Giannessi
2017 FEL Prize Committee Chair
luca.giannessi@enea.it