Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Dissertation Award in Physics
Every year, the physics departments of the University of Wuppertal and Heinrich Heine University jointly award the Wilhelm-and-Else-Heraeus-Dissertation-Award, endowed by the Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Foundation, for the best dissertation. The award winners are selected in a colloquium in which the best candidates, identified in a pre-selection process, present their scientific work.
Current award committee
BUW-members: Prof. Dr. R. Hentschke (chair), Prof. Dr. Knechtli, Dr. Julian Rautenberg, Melike Karasu
HHU-members: Prof. Dr. Hartmut Löwen (vice chair), Prof. Dr. Mathias Getzlaff, Dr. Hermann Kampermann, Anna Hülkenberg
Information on the application