The IUPAP Commission on Magnetism announced the winners of
- the 2021 IUPAP Magnetism Award and Néel Medal, and
- the Young Scientist Prize in Magnetism.
See the full announcement in the c9. IUPAP Commission on Magnetism website: https://iupap.org/ommissions/c9-magnetism/c9-news-2/
C9. Commission on Magnetism
2021 IUPAP Magnetism Award and Néel Medal
The IUPAP Commission on Magnetism is pleased to announce that the 2021 IUPAP Magnetism Award and Néel Medal will be awarded to:
Prof. Agnès Barthélémy, University Paris-Saclay / Unité Mixte de Physique CNRS-Thales, France, and Prof. Nicola Spaldin, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
"For pioneering contributions to the fundamental and applied science of magnetic and ferroelectric materials, particularly multiferroics".
2021 IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in the field of Magnetism
The IUPAP Commission on Magnetism is pleased to announce that the recipient of the 2021 IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in the field of Magnetism is:
Dr. Can Onur Avci, Institute of Materials Science of Barcelona, Spain
“For outstanding contributions to understand current-induced spin-orbit torques and electrical control of the magnetization in magnetic insulators, and for the discovery of unidirectional spin Hall magnetoresistance.”