2017 Innovation Award on Synchrotron Radiation

The Innovation Award of Freundeskreis HZB was given to a team of DESY, Hamburg

Dr. Atoosa Meseck (Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin) for the laudation and the awardees from DESY in Hamburg Dr. Mikhail Yurkov, Dr. Markus Tischer, Dr. Bart Faatz, Dr. Evgeny Schneidmiller, and Dr. Siegfried Schreiber together with Prof. Dr. Mathias Richter from the Society of Friends of Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (from the left to the right) during the award ceremony on December 14, 2017 in Berlin-Adlershof. Credit: HZB

The Association of Friends of Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin awarded during the 9th Joint BER II and BESSY II User Meeting on December 14, 2017 the 17th Innovation Award on Synchrotron Radiation which is sponsored by the firms SPECS GmbH and BESTEC GmbH. A team from DESY in Hamburg was bestowed: Dr. Bart Faatz, Dr. Evgeny Schneidmiller, Dr. Siegfried Schreiber, Dr. Markus Tischer and Dr. Mikhail Yurkov for their pioneering work on „Innovative applications of gap-tunable undulators with integrated phase shifters in SASE x-ray FELs“.