Student and Group Prize
The Printing and Graphics Science Group makes awards each year, if there are suitable applicants.
In addition, Student members of the Group are eligible for a Division Prize.
Printing and Graphics Science Group Student Presentation Prize
This prize is open to all research students currently undertaking work at a university in the UK or Ireland, leading to a PhD or Masters degree, who present their work at the annual Printing and Graphic Science Group Student Conference. The Group will award a prize of £50 for the best Student Presentation in each of two days of the conference.
Day 1: James Bannock, Imperial College London : Scalable Droplet Flow Techniques for the Controlled Synthesis of Semiconducting Polymers
Day 2: Andrew Musser, University of Cambridge: Singlet Exciton Fission in Unconventional Systems
In addition a prize was given for the best poster at the Student Conference.
Poster Prize: George Richardson, Imperial College London: Refractive index patterning for polymer photonics
Printing and Graphics Science Group Prize
The 2013 Group Prize was awarded to Dr Laura Gonzalez-Macia and Professor Tony Killard of the University of the West of England for their paper 'Inkjet Printing at the Heart of Sensors and Diagnostics'.
The award comprises a certificate and a prize of £300.
The Printing and Graphics Science Group of the Institute of Physics will present an annual prize to an individual or organisation that has contributed a significant theoretical or practical application of physics in the area of printing and graphics science.
The winner will be invited to present their work and receive their prize at the Group AGM towards the end of the year.
Submissions for the prize should explain the contribution for the non-specialist and its significance, in 4 A4 pages including figures. They should be sent to email@example.com.