Awards of MPC members since 2015

2018

  • Paul Corkum awarded the 2018 SPIE Gold Medal Award

2017

  • Robert W. Boyd elected as an IEEE Fellow for contributions to the fields of nonlinear optics and photonics
  • Robert W. Boyd selected as IEEE Photonics Society Distinguished Lecturer
  • Paul Corkum awarded the Royal Medal by the U.K.'s Royal Society (click for more information)
  • Hanieh Fattahi selected for the Max Planck Society‚Äôs Minerva Fast Track Programme (click for more information)
  • Gerd Leuchs receives the Julius von Haast Fellowship Award of the Royal Society of New Zealand
  • Gerd Leuchs receives an honorary professorship at the Institute of Chemistry at the St. Petersburg State University (click for more information)
  • Orad Reshef receives a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship (click for more information)

2016

  • Robert W. Boyd awarded the Arthur L. Schawlow Prize in Laser Science by the American Physical Society (click for more information)
  • Robert W. Boyd awarded the Charles Hard Townes Award by the Optical Society of America (click for more information)
  • Robert W. Boyd selected as IEEE Photonics Society Distinguished Lecturer
  • Paul Corkum elected as a foreign member of the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Robert Fickler receives a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship (click for more information)
  • Ebrahim Karimi appointed as the Canada Research Chair in Structured Light (click for more information)
  • Ferenc Krausz elected as a member of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina (click for more information)
  • Gerd Leuchs receives an honorary doctoral degree from the Danish Technical University (DTU) in Lyngby, Denmark (click for more information)
  • Gerd Leuchs elected as a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences

2015

  • Peter Banzer receives a Feodor-Lynen-Research-Fellowship for Experienced Researchers awarded by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (click for more information)
  • Robert W. Boyd selected as IEEE Photonics Society Distinguished Lecturer
  • Paul Corkum selected as 2015 Thomson Reuters Citation Laureate
  • Paul Corkum receives the Lomonosov Gold Medal of the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Ferenc Krausz selected as 2015 Thomson Reuters Citation Laureate (click for more information)
  • Gerd Leuchs elected as a member of Senate of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina (click for more information)
  • Philip Russell awarded the 2015 IEEE Photonics Award
  • Philip Russel is the 2015 president of the Optical Society of America (OSA)
  • Vahid Sandoghdar elected as a fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA) (click for more information)