MRS Bulletin is pleased to announce that Hortense Le Ferrand of Nanyang Technological University has been selected to receive the 2018 MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize.
Hortense is a postdoc in the School of Materials Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. She received her PhD in materials science from ETH Zürich, Switzerland. Her research focuses on composite materials, mineralization, in situ assembly methods, advanced manufacturing, multifunctionality, and hierarchical assemblies.
To find out more about this year's winner, please read our blog post.
The MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize recognizes postdoctoral researchers for their intellectual merit and for their ability to demonstrate effective writing and communications through an interest in scientific publications. Candidates should show promise for future scientific contributions and scholarship in the broad materials field as well as demonstrated interest in scientific writing and communications.
Prize recipient receives:
Candidates need not be a current member of the Materials Research Society to apply. Candidates must be a postdoctoral scholar/researcher at the time of application—at least six months post-PhD, but no more than five years post-PhD.
Nominations and self-nominations are permitted, and should include:
All materials must be submitted in one email to BulletinPrize@mrs.org. Please use this same email address for additional questions.
The 2018 application deadline has passed. The Prize will be announced October 1, 2018.
The MRS Bulletin Editorial Board will evaluate nominations and self-nominations from the pool of qualified applicants to select the recipient of the MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize. MRS Bulletin acknowledges the Jiang Family Foundation and the MTI Corporation for their generous contribution to support this award.