Rules applicable to the IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in Optics: IUPAP Young Scientist Medal
The IUPAP prize in optics will be awarded annually through ICO to a scientist who has made noteworthy contributions to applied optics and photonics during a maximum of 8 years of research experience after having earned a PhD degree. Career interruptions will not be counted as time of research experience.
The Prize includes: • The IUPAP Young Scientist Medal with the name and discipline (optics) of the awardee engraved on the back. • A citation. • A 1000€ award as established by IUPAP.