Ehrenfest-Afanassjewa thesis award
The Ehrenfest-Afanassjewa thesis award is annually awarded by the Dutch Physics Council. The 2021 award recognizes an outstanding PhD thesis in the field of physics, defended at a Dutch university in the timeframe 1 September 2020 - 31 August 2021.
The prize is open to nominations in any subfield of physics, and for theoretical as well as experimental work. The winner receives € 5,000 and is invited to present his/her research at the national Physics@Veldhoven meeting in January 2022. The jury for the 2021 Ehrenfest-Afanassjewa thesis award includes:
- Nynke Dekker
- Robbert Dijkgraaf
- Daan Frenkel
- Theo Rasing
- Wim van Saarloos
- Barbara Terhal
Nominations are to be submitted electronically. The deadline is 1 October 2021.
For more information, rules & regulation go to the award page of the Dutch Physics Council website.