Albert-Overhauser Award

Albert-Overhauser Award of the GDCh Division Magnetic Resonance

In honor of Albert W. Overhauser's groundbreaking research work, the GDCh Division Magnetic Resonance has been awarding the Albert-Overhauser Award since 2019. The prize recognizes an outstanding scientific publication by a young scientist (postdoc). The award is usually presented annually and includes a certificate of award and prize money of 750 euros.

Awarding of the Albert Overhauser Prize: selection process

Current call for proposals for applications : Albert-Overhauser Award 2023

Deadline: March 31, 2023

objective
Since 2019, the Division of Magnetic Resonance of the German Chemical Society (GDCh) has usually awarded the Albert-Overhauser Award every year in recognition of an outstanding publication by young scientists in a peer-reviewed scientific journal. The research results described are intended to further develop the methodology of magnetic resonance, advance its theoretical understanding or describe important experimental applications; they are characterized by special methodical quality, innovation and creativity.

The price
The award is associated with a certificate of award, prize money of 750 euros and participation in the 44th FGMR Annual Discussion Meeting, which takes place from 18-21. September 2023 in Constance. The awardee will present the award-winning work in a short presentation during the Conference . The Division bears the costs of attending the conference. A panel of experts appointed by the board of the Division Board decides on the award of the prize.

Nomination/Application
The prize is open to postdocs from Germany and all other countries. Nominations can be made by the scientific supervisor, but applications are also possible. The article must have been accepted or published by the journal during the postdoc period, no longer than four years after the doctoral examination and between April 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023. All proposals contain an appreciation of the work by the scientific supervisor, contact details of the person to be nominated and the publication itself. In the case of a publication with more than one author: the scientific supervisor must support the contribution of the person to be nominated with regard to planning, implementation and interpretation of the research results and with regard to the writing of the manuscript.

submission
Please send your proposal electronically and summarized in a PDF file to the GDCh Office , attention Maike Fries.

Albert-Overhauser Award 2020

The Albert-Overhauser Award was presented to Dr. Angeliki Giannoulis for her publication ?Two closed ATP- and ADP-dependent conformations in yeast Hsp90 chaperone detected by Mn (II) EPR spectroscopic techniques? ( National Academy of Sciences).

Albert-Overhauser Award 2019

v.l.n.r.: B. Luy, T. Orlando, J. Liermann
(Foto: GDCh)

The first Albert-Overhauser Award was awarded to Dr. Tomas Orlando for his publication ?Dynamic Nuclear Polarization of 13C Nuclei in the Liquid State over a 10 Tesla Field Range? ( Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. ).

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