NAPAC16 Louis Costrell Honorary Awards Session

Thursday, October 13, 2016 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm


4:00 – 4:25 What Life is Like as a Scientist in Congress – Rep. Bill Foster
4:25 – 4:45

2016 IEEE Fellow (B. Carlsten) and IEEE NPSS Awards (S. Posen, W. Leemans, A. Grasselino) – presented by Ilan Ben-Zvi

B. Carlsten, Los Alamos National Laboratory
“For contributions to high-brightness electron beams and vacuum electron devices”

S. Posen, Fermilab National Accelerator Laboratory
“For contributions to the development of Nb3Sn SRF cavities.”

W. Leemans, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
“For pioneering development of laser-plasma accelerators.”

A. Grasselino, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
“For pioneering nitrogen-doping of superconducting RF cavities.”

2016 APS DPB Fellows (5) - presented by Tor Raubenheimer

NAPAC16 Student Poster Awards and APS DPB Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award winners – presented by Vladimir Shiltsev

4:45 – 5:00

APS DPB Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award Winner Talk  - by Panagiotis Baxevanis (SLAC)

"In recognition of outstanding contributions to the theory of three dimensional effects in free electron lasers.”

5:00 – 5:05

2016 APS Wilson Prize (V. Parkhomchuk) - presented by Maury Tigner

5:05 – 5:30

2016 APS Wilson Prize Winner Talk – by Vasily Parkhomchuk (BINP)

“For crucial contributions in the proof of principle of electron cooling, for leading contribution to the experimental and theoretical development of electron cooling, and for achievement of the planned parameters of coolers for facilities in laboratories around the world.”