2018 George Gamow award
Russian-American Science Association (RASA-America) is pleased to announce that it plans to award two George Gamow Awards in 2018. The awards will be given to members of the Russian-speaking diaspora working in America for outstanding contributions to science. Any field of science is eligible. Nominations should include a brief (no more than two pages) description of most important achievements of the scientist, including his biography and key publications. Nominations should be sent prior to June 1, 2018, at firstname.lastname@example.org (Vadim Gladyshev). The awardees are expected to attend the annual RASA meeting in Washington DC (November 2-4, 2018).
Past recipients of the George Gamow award
The name after the Soviet and Ametican physicist George Gamow is awarded annually since 2015 at the RASA-America conference. The past recipients of the award are:
- Alexander Kabanov (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA and Moscow State University, Russia)
- Artem Oganov (Skoltech, Russia and University of Stony Brook, USA)
- Roald Sagdeev (University of Maryland, USA)
- Vladimir Shiltsev (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, USA)