- Published on 21 June 2010
This July, during the International Soft Matter Conference 2010 in
Granada, Spain, Professor Sam Safran will give the EPJ E - Pierre
Gilles De Gennes lecture, associated with a prize given by the
publishers of EPJ.
This is the first edition of the *EPJE - Pierre-Gilles De Gennes Lecture Prize*, which takes the name from the illustrious Nobel laureate who founded EPJ E.
The Editors in Chief elected Prof. Sam Safran of the Weizman Instutite, Israel, as the prize recipient to acknowledge his leading research in soft matter and biological physics. The prize was also endorsed by the ISMC 2010 conference committee.
The prize will be presented to Prof. Sam Safram by Prof. Dominique Langevin (who is an Associate Editor of EPJ E) at the beginning of his plenary talk, 6 July at 8.30 am.
If you wish to vist the ISMC 2010 website go to http:/ismc2010.ugr.es/