Group Prizes

PAB Group Prize for Outstanding Professional Contributions

This prize will be awarded annually to recognise contributions made by an individual to the field of accelerator science and technology in the UK or Ireland.

The winner will be presented with a certificate and £250 prize

A 2 page summary case must be submitted, together with a small amount of ancillary material, including major citation evidence (where relevant). Up to 3 letters of support for the candidate may also be included.  Nominations should be made by an IOP member.

2016 Prize
The call for nomination is now open. Applications should be submitted to PAB Group Secretary, Aled Jones ( The deadline for nominations is 14 March.

The winner will be selected by a prize committee, appointed by the Group.

PAB Group Student Poster Prize

The PAB group awards a number of £50 prizes for outstanding student posters at its annual meeting. Judging is made by a panel of at least two eminent scientists in the field, nominated by PAB group committee. The poster must have been authored by the student alone, although the work presented may be in collaboration with others. Students are expected to attend the session personally and answer questions that the panel may have. The panel will consider balance between text and figures, clarity of aims and logical drawing of conclusions.