BEST STUDENT PRESENTATION AWARD
The IEEE Magnetics Society is sponsoring this competition for the Best Student Presentation Awards at the 2019 Joint Conference. This competition recognizes and encourages excellence in graduate studies in the field of magnetism. There will be a $1000 USD one-year fellowship for the winner and $250 USD one-year fellowship for the remaining finalists. Conference attendees are encouraged to attend the talks and support these young scientists.
- The nominee must be a full time graduate student expecting to graduate within one year of the Conference. Postdoctoral fellows, undergraduates or non-students are not eligible.
- The student's area of research may either be theoretical or experimental in any of the general technical and scientific areas normally presented as part of the Conference.
- The student's regularly submitted abstract must have been accepted for presentation through the normal abstract review process by the Conference Program Committee as an oral presentation, and the student must present the work at the Conference.
- Students must submit an abstract to the Conference according to the standard submission guidelines and deadlines as outlined under Abstract Submissions. DO NOT identify the abstract as part of the student award competition in the text of the abstract. The Conference abstract deadline is July 27, 2018.
- Students must also submit an extended 2-page abstract of their presentation, including the already submitted abstract number, plus a short (300 words or less) explanation of their contribution to the work described and its significance by the submission deadline of July 27, 2018.
- Applications MUST be submitted via email as .pdf attachments. The email containing the student award application must have a subject line that reads "STUDENT AWARD".
Congratulations to the winner and the finalists at the 2017 MMM Conference and 2018 Intermag Conference!
2017 APS-GMAG Best Student Presentation Award
Winner: Jiamin Chen, University of Tsukuba (BE-02)
Finalists: Mukund Bapna, Bryan Esser, Hwaider Lin, and Naveen Sisodia
2018 INTERMAG Best Student Presentation Award
Winner: Mohammad Zahedinejad, University of Gothenburg (AI-11)
Finalists: Mario Fratzl, Jérémy Létang, Dédalo Sanz-Hernández, Hiroki Taniguchi, and Xueying Zhang