Bob Chivers Prize in Physical Acoustics
Since 2012 the physical acoustics group has been awarding the £250 Bob Chivers Prize annually. The purpose of the prize is to promote research in the field of Physical Acoustics by recognising the best paper published by a PhD student at a UK university. The below poster summarises the entry conditions. Nominations should be directed to V.Pinfield@lboro.ac.uk.
Poster download link (PDF, 436 KB)
Below is some more information about past winners of the Bob Chivers prize:
2013: Dr Xiaoyu Xi, Collective bubble dynamics near a surface in a weak acoustic standing wave field.
2012: Dr Pierre Gelat, Modelling of the acoustic field of a multi-element HIFU array scattered by human ribs.
2010: Dr David (Zheng) Fan, Elastic waves guided by a welded joint in a plate.
2008: Dr Marco Morbidini, Prediction of the thermosonic signal from fatigue cracks in metals using vibration damping measurements.
2006: Dr Christopher Lowis, Determining the strength of rotating broadband sources in ducts by inverse methods.