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Helmholtz Prize 2014

With the Helmholtz Prize, outstanding scientific and technical research work in the field of metrology has been honoured since 1973. It is awarded in the field of precision measurements in physics, chemistry and medicine. The prize consists of a certificate and is endowed with 20,000 EUR.

The competition

The work submitted must have been developed in Europe or in cooperation with scientists working in Germany and must represent an original achievement which has been completed only recently. The work may be of experimental or theoretical nature and may address either fundamental research or concrete applications. Applications have to be submitted by 15 January 2014 to Prof. Dr. Joachim Ullrich Chairman of the Helmholtz-Fonds e. V. c/o Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt Bundesallee 100 38116 Braunschweig Germany

For more details concerning the documents to be submitted for application, please visit the Opens external link in new windowHelmholtz Fonds's website.

The award ceremony

The Helmholtz Prize 2014 will be awarded on 24 June 2014 at the “Opens external link in new windowHaus der Wissenschaft in Braunschweig” within the scope of the Helmholtz Symposium.

Contact for further enquiries:

Robert Wynands
Coordinator Helmholtz Prize
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Phone: +49 (0)531 592-1009