Call for Nominations for EuroHaptics Society Best Ph.D. Award 2016
The call for nominations for the Eurohaptics Society Best Ph.D. award 2016 has been opened!
Call for Nominations for the EuroHaptics Society Best Ph.D. Award 2016
Every year the EuroHaptics Society awards a prize for the best Ph.D. thesis of the year. The EuroHaptics Society Ph.D. Award competition is open to all candidates, who in the broad sense disserted on a topic of relevance to the science and/or technology of haptics in the year 2016.
This year the award is endowed with 1000 EUR.
Candidates must be a member of the EuroHaptics Society, or must have a recommendation from a EuroHaptics Society member. Each nomination will be competitively reviewed. The EuroHaptics Society best PhD Award will be announced during the World Haptics 2017 in Fürstenfeldbruck (Munich), Germany, June 2017. The winning candidate will be allowed to present a talk on the topic of his/her thesis at this meeting.
Deadline for nomination for the 2016 award is on the 31st January 2017.
The purpose of EuroHaptics Society is to contribute and promote advancement of Haptics all over the world. Main activities are the official organization of the EuroHaptics Conferences and the collaboration with other international haptics organizations in promoting conferences, workshops and events by disseminating information and establishing relations among the Haptics community.
Please send the nomination via email to Manuel Ferre, member of the EuroHaptics Executive Board and secretary to the PhD award committee.
The nomination should include:
Main dates are as follows: