Dr Sam Vinko winner of the 2012 IOP Culham Thesis Prize

26 April 2012

The prize is awarded annually to the candidate who has displayed excellence in the execution of the scientific method as witnessed by the award of Doctor of Philosophy in Plasma science from a UK or Irish university. The thesis content should exhibit significant new work and originality, clearly driven by the nominee, be well explained and demonstrate a good understanding of the subject. The prize consists of £500 in cash plus an expenses paid trip to the annual IOP plasma physics conference, where the recipient will be asked to give an invited talk. The prize is sponsored by CCFE and jointly coordinated by CCFE and the IOP Plasma Physics Group.