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Hellmuth Fischer Medal – Call for Nominations


DECHEMA Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie is pleased to invite entries for the tenth award of the Hellmuth Fischer Medal.

Preference is given to scientists, who must have obtained their Ph.D. not earlier than 12 years before the deadline for applications for work that has contributed towards extending or deepening the fundamentals of electrochemistry, corrosion or corrosion protection, or towards their industrial application.

Nominations for candidates should be accompanied by a curriculum vitae, reprints of important publications, a list of publications and a brief statement for the reasons for the nomination (approx. 1 typewritten page).

It is not possible for candidates to nominate themselves.

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Nominations should be submitted by February 27, 2015 to:

Prof. Dr. K. Wagemann
P.O.Box 15 01 04
D-60061 Frankfurt am Main

The final decision on the award of the 2015 Hellmuth Fischer Medal lies with the
Selection Committee which is composed of six distinguished scientists. The medal will be presented on the occasion of the 13th International Fischer Symposium which will take place in Lübeck/Germany from 7 – 11 June 2015.

Previous medallists were Prof. Dr. Ulrich Stimming, New York, in 1989,
Prof. Dr. Klaus-Michael Jüttner, Frankfurt am Main, in 1991, Prof. Dr. Roger Charles
Newman, Manchester, in 1994, Dr. Philippe Allongue, Paris, in 1997,
Prof. Dr. R. M. Penner, Irvine USA, in 2000, Prof. Dr. Nongjian Tao, Tempe USA, in 2003, Dr. Anthony Kucernak, London, in 2006, Prof. Dr. Kaspar Andreas Friedrich, Stuttgart, in 2009 and Prof. Dr. Marc T. M. Koper, Leiden, in 2012.

Dr. Kathrin Rübberdt | idw - Informationsdienst Wissenschaft
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