Award of the Association of DESY Friends and Sponsors

                  Thesis award by the Association of DESY friends and sponsors
Each year, we award a prize for one or more outstanding dissertations based on the DESY research programme. Nominations need to fulfill the following criteria:

  • Disputation must take place between 1 April 2021 and 31 March 2022
  • The topic of the thesis deals with accelerator physics, particle or astro-particle physics or photon science
  • The cooperation with DESY is of essential importance for the research topic of the thesis

The prize can be awarded to max. 3 people. If there's only one awardee, this person receives 3000,-- €. If there are more awardees, each person receives 2000,--€.

The nominees will be chosen by a selection committee.

Please send your nominations for the Thesis Award 2022 to:

Prof. W. Buchmüller
Vorsitzender des Fördervereins
DESY, Theory Group
Notkestr. 85, Geb. 2a
22607 Hamburg

Deadline: 30 April 2022

The following documents are required: a detailed justification (letter of recommendation), the CV of the candidate, two copies of the thesis and a list of publications (pdf file to:

The award ceremony will take place on the occasion of the DESY Science Day in autumn 2022.