IUPAP Young Scientist Prize for the Commission of Particles and Fields (C11) - Call for Nominations

The Commission on Particles and Fields (C11) of IUPAP solicits nominations of  outstanding young experimental or theoretical particle physicists for the  two 2012 Young Scientists Prizes.

The prizes, each consisting of an IUPAP medal and a small cash award, will be  presented at the 36th International Conference on High Energy Physics, Melbourne, Australia on July 4 - 11, 2012.

Candidates for the prize should have a maximum of 8 years of research experience (excluding career interruptions) following the PhD. Previous award recipients will  not be eligible for the award.

Nominations for the IUPAP Particles and Fields Young Scientist Prize can be made by experimental or theoretical particle physicists who know the work of the nominee well. 

Nominations should consist of a letter explaining the nominee's qualifications and scientific achievements, a complete CV and a list of publications. 

Nomination materials should be sent by electronic mail to the C11 Commission Chair Hiroaki Aihara before March 1, 2012.