IES Awardees and Nomination Information

Related Awards


International Zavoisky Award

Please see below for 2015 Call for Nominations and further information on the awards process.
Please note the earlier nomination due date of 15 October 2014.


Gold Medal

1992 - George Feher 1993 - James Hyde
1994 - Jack Freed 1995 - Sam Weissman* (Chemistry)
1996 - Kev Salikhov (Physics & Instrumentation) 1997 - Harden M. McConnell (Biology & Medicine)
1998 - Arthur Schweiger 1999 - Brian M Hoffman
2000 - Wayne L Hubbell 2001 - Klaus Möbius
2002 - Keith McLauchlan 2003 - No Award
2005 - Wolfgang Lubitz 2008 - Jan Schmidt
2011 - Ronald P. Mason 2014 - David Britt

Silver Medal - Biology/Medicine

1994 - Hal Swartz 1995 - Lev Blumenfeld
1996 - Ron Mason 1997 - Anatole Vanin
1998 - Ed Janzen 1999 - Jack Peisach
2000 - Lawrence J. Berliner 2001 - Balaraman Kalyanaraman
2002 - Ohara Augusto 2003 - Michael Davies
2006 - Jay Zweier, Periannan Kuppusamy 2009 - Garry Buettner
2012 - Glenn L. Millhauser  

Silver Medal - Chemistry

1994 - Keith McLauchlan 1995 - Clyde Hutchison Jr*
1996 - Klaus Möbius 1997 - Hanns Fischer
1998 - Richard Fessenden 1999 - Yuri Tsvetkov
2000 - Larry Kevan 2001 - Carlo Corvaja / Seigo Yamauchi*
2002 - Daniella Goldfarb 2003 - Michael Bowman
2006 - Kálmán Hideg 2009 - Takeji Takui
2012 - Alexander D. Milov  

Silver Medal - Instrumentation

2000 - Sankaran Subramanian 2001 - Tadeusz Walczak
2002 - George Rinard & Richard Quine 2003 - No Award
2005 - Jos Disselhorst 2008 - Hitoshi Ohta
2011 - Keith Earle & Graham Smith 2014 - Johan van Tol & Stephen Hill

Silver Medal - Physics / Instrumentation

1994 - Wojciech Froncisz 1995 - Jan Schmidt
1996 - Johann-Martin Spaeth 1997 - Roger Isaacson
1998 - William Mims - No longer awarded -



Silver Medal - Physics / Materials Science

1999 - George Watkins 2000 - Klaus-Peter Dinse
2001 - Gert Denninger 2002 - CAJ (Rob) Ammerlaan
2003 - Edgar Groenen 2007 - Thomas Prisner
2010 - Naresh S. Dalal 2013 - No award given.

Young Investigator Awards

1994 - Devkumar Mustafi(Univ. of Chicago) 1995 - R. David Britt (Univ. of California)
1996 - Gunnar Jeschke (Univ. Bonn) 1997 - Robert Bittl (Techn. Univ. Berlin)
1998 - Alex Smirnov (IERC) 1999 - Ilya A. Shkrob (Argonne Nat'l Lab, USA)
2000 - Bernard Gallez (Univ. of Louvain)
        Karsten Mäder (Basel, Switzerland)
2001 - Mark Newton (King's College, London)
2002 - Marina Bennati (University of Frankfurt, Germany) 2003 - Stephan Zech (Berlin, Germany)
2005 - Eric McInnes (Manchester University, UK) 2007 - Leonid Kulik (Novosibirsk, Russia)
2009 - Stefan Stoll (Univ. of California, Davis) 2011 - Enrica Bordignon (IES)
        Alexey Silakov (John Weil*)
2012 - Laxman Mainali (John Weil) 2013 - Dane Robert McCamey (IES)
2014 - Tomoaki Miura (IES)
        Nicholas Cox (John Weil*)

IES Fellows of the Society

decoration 1995 decoration

Anatole Abragam* Brebis Bleaney* Clyde Hutchison*
Aleksandr Prokhorov* Samuel Weissman  

decoration 1996 decoration

Erwin Hahn Joan van der Waals George Feher

decoration 1998 decoration

George Fraenkel* Charles Slichter Karl Hausser*
John Weil Yuri Molin Charles Poole
  David Whiffen*  

decoration 1999 decoration

Melvin Klein* Martyn Symons* Hans C. Wolf

decoration 2000 decoration

Noboru Hirota Anders Ehrenberg August H. Maki*
Bruce R. McGarvey Tengiz Sanadze*  

decoration 2001 decoration

  James R. Bolton  

decoration 2002 decoration

  James S Hyde  

decoration 2003 decoration

Harry Kurreck   Daniel Kivelson*

decoration 2005 decoration

Harold M. Swartz Keith A McLauchlan Harvey A Buckmaster
  George D Watkins  

decoration 2006 decoration

  John Pilbrow  

decoration 2007 decoration

  Les H. Sutcliffe  

decoration 2008 decoration

Sandra S. Eaton   Gareth R. Eaton

decoration 2010 decoration

James R. Norris   Yuri D. Tsvetkov

decoration 2011 decoration

(John) Michael Baker Lowell Kispert Klaus Moebius

decoration 2013 decoration

Wolfgang Trommer

decoration 2014 decoration

Kev Salikhov Arthur Schweiger* Wayne Hubbell
Harden McConnell
* Deceased

Call for Nominations - 2015

Nominations are invited for: Biology/Medicine, Chemistry, IES Young Investigator and Fellowship of the Society.

(See extract from by-laws below or view the full constitution and by-laws).

All nominations, accompanied by CV, must be also be accompanied by a 100-150 word citation in support of the nomination. No nomination can be considered without a citation. Additional supporting material may be included.

Nominations are to be sent to the IES Secretary


By email to:
in word or pdf format.

Or

By mail to:
Prof. Aharon Blank
Schulich Faculty of Chemistry
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Haifa 32000
Israel
Tel: +972-4-829-3679
Fax: +972-4-829-5948
Closing date for nominations for Awards in 2015 is 1 November 2014.

By-laws

The IES Young Investigator and John-Weil Young Investigator awards shall be made for outstanding contributions to EPR (ESR) Spectroscopy by young scientists, given in alternate years. Nominees should be under the age of 35 years on the 1st July of the year of the award. The date of birth of the nominee must be included in the nomination. The nominee will ordinarily be at the post-doctoral level. Only in exceptional circumstances will either doctoral candidates or junior faculty members be considered for this Award. In the case of the IES or John-Weil (JW) Young Investigator Awards, please provide copies of two recently published papers which, in the nominator's judgment, represents the nominees best work.

A Fellowship of the Society may be conferred on individuals who have made influential and distinguished contributions to the practice of EPR (ESR) Spectroscopy and its welfare over a long period.

See IES Constitution and IES By-Laws Pages for Awards Criteria and By-Laws.

IES Awards Schedule 2014-2017

  • 2014 - Gold + Instrumentation + JW Young Investigator + Fellowship
  • 2015 - Biology/Medicine + Chemistry + IES Young Investigator + Fellowship
  • 2016 - Physics/Materials + JW Young Investigator + Fellowship
  • 2017 - Gold + Instrumentation + IES Young Investigator + Fellowship

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