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THE 2017 YODH PRIZE NOMINATION DEADLINE HAS NOW PASSED
2019 YODH PRIZE NOMINATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED BEGINNING NOVEMBER 2018


2019 YODH PRIZE: CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

The Yodh Prize was established in 1998 to recognize a scientist whose research career has had a major impact on the understanding of cosmic rays. The Prize was endowed by Gaurang and Kanwal Yodh to the University of California Irvine Foundation. The awardee is selected by an international committee of distinguished scientists in the field of cosmic ray and astroparticle physics. There is no age restriction. The award consists of a prize of US$2000 and will be presented at the 36th ICRC in Madison, Wisconsin, USA, 25 July - 1 August 2019. The winner will also be invited to visit the University of California, Irvine to present a Department of Physics and Astronomy Colloquium at some time during the following year. Further information is available at http://hep.ps.uci.edu/~yodhprize.

Nominations will include a letter supporting the case, the nominee's curriculum vitae, and a list of important publications. The sponsor may also wish to ask two co-sponsors to send letters supporting the nomination. Nominations should be sent to (email preferred):

Professor Steve Barwick
Secretary of the Yodh Prize Committee
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of California
Irvine, CA 92697, USA
Fax: +1-949-824-2174
Email: sbarwick [at] uci.edu

The deadline for receipt of nominations is 31 March 2019.




YODH PRIZE COMMITTEE

W. Ian Axford, 2001-03; Myron Bander (secretary), 2005-09; Steve Barwick (secretary), 2017-; Ramanath Cowsik, 2001-07; Brenda Dingus, 2015-; Anatoly Erlykin, 2007-13; Jonathan Feng (secretary), 2011-15; Werner Hofmann, 2009-13; Martin Israel, 2009-; John Learned, 2001-11; Glenn Mason, 2001-03; Frank McDonald, 2005-11; Jonas Schultz (secretary), 2001-03; Todor Stanev, 2009-15; Suresh C. Tonwar, 2015-; Trevor Weekes, 2001-05; Mark Wiedenbeck, 2013-; R. Jeffrey Wilkes, 2013; Arnold Wolfendale, 2001-05




Email
sbarwick [at] uci.edu
Web
http://hep.ps.uci.edu/~yodhprize
Phone
+1-949-824-6911