The Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf annually bestows the following awards:
- HZDR Research Award
- HZDR Technology and Innovation Award
- HZDR Ph.D. Award
- HZDR Prize for Scientific Communication
The 2018 HZDR Awards ceremony
The HZDR Board of Directors, Prof. Roland Sauerbrey and Dr. Ulrich Breuer, presented the 2018 awards on March 14, 2019.
Research Award 2018
... awarded to Dr. Nicholas Hartley, Dr. Jan Vorberger, Anja Schuster, Katja Rohatsch and Dr. Dominik Kraus (Institute of Radiation Physics) for outstanding work in the field Warm Dense Matter ("Diamond Rain")
Technology and Innovation Award 2018
... awarded to Dr. Steffen Barczyk, Dr. Guntram Pausch, Dr. Marlen Priegnitz and Dr. Christian Richter (Institute of Radioonkology − OncoRay) for their fundamental and comprehensive work on clinical implementation of prompt-gamma based range verification in particle therapy and "first-in-man" application, as well as for the breakthrough in improving the precision of particle therapy of cancer
PhD Award 2018
... awarded to Dr. Lars Opherden (Institute Dresden High Magnetic Field Laboratory) for his PhD thesis "Untersuchung magnetischer Pyrochlor-Systeme, insbesondere der All-In-All-Out-Ordnung in Nd2T2O7 (T = Zr, Hf)"
PhD Recognition Awards 2018
... awarded to Dr. Miriam Bader (Institute of Resource Ecology) for her PhD thesis „Wechselwirkung halophiler Mikroorganismen mit Radionukliden"
... awarded to Dr. Jurjen Pieter Couperus Cabadağ (Institute of Radiation Physics) for his PhD thesis "Optimal beam loading in a nano Coulomb-class laser wakefield accelerator"
Award for Scientific Communication 2018
... awarded to Dr. Martin Rudolph (Helmholtz Institute Freiberg for Resource Technology at HZDR) for the successful communication of the research topic "Resource Efficiency" to the general public as well as to the scientific public
HZDR Innovation Competition
The prizes for the 2018 competition were awarded during the Awards Ceremony on March 14, 2019.
... awarded to Dr. Nico Klingner and Dr. René Heller (Institute of Ion Beam Physics and Materials Research) for the project "Flugzeit Sekundärionen-Massenspektrometrie im Helium-Ionen-Mikroskop"
... awarded to Dr. Charaf Cherkouk (TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Institute of Experimental Physics), Dr. Slawomir Prucnal (Insitute of Ion Beam Physics and Materials Research) and Max Stöber for the project "Silizium-Metallelektroden für Sekundärbatterin mit hohen Energiedichten"
... awarded to Dr. Sebastian Reinecke, Ehsan Mohseni aund Robert Herrmann-Heber (Institute of Fluid Dynamics) for the project "Intelligent Sparger"