Rudolf Jaeckel Prize
The DVG annually awards the Rudolf-Jaeckel prize for outstanding achievements in the field of vacuum based sciences. It mainly honours pioneering and long standing work in the field of vacuum based sciences and their application and implementation both in the scientific and industrial praxis. Also outstanding achievements for a more recent topic may be honoured. The prize may be given either to a single person (no age limit) or a team. The laureates should originate from the German speaking countries, exceptions are possible.
The prize consists of a cheque of 1000 Euro, a medal and a certificate.
The laureate is chosen by a committe of 5 persons elected by the DVG advisory board. Suggestions for laureates can be made to the DVG president. Applications by own inititative are not possible.