The JOSO (Joint Organization for Solar Observations) offers
prizes to two young solar physicists for outstanding papers
published in peer-reviewed journals. The candidates must have
obtained their PhD after Jan 1st 2002 and they should be less
than 35 years old. The submitted papers will be reviewed by
a committee consisting of: Arnold Hanslmeier, Michal Sobotka,
Jean-Claude Vial and Georgia Tsiropoula (members of the JOSO
board), which will be assisted by experts in different fields
of solar physics.
For application material Application visit the JOSO web pages
The papers in ps or pdf format and a short CV, should be sent
electronically to the president of JOSO, Prof. Arnold Hanslmeier:
firstname.lastname@example.org. The application deadline is
May 20, 2007!
The first JOSO prize is a 1500 euros award and is sponsored
by the ROTH Saubermacher Company. The second JOSO prize
is a four-year hard-copy subscription to the journal Solar Physics
and is offered by the Springer Science and Business Media.
The awards will be presented during the third Central European
Solar Physics Meeting in October 10-12, 2007, in Bairisch
Koelldorf (Austria). The awarded solar physicists should attend
the conference. Note that their local expenses to attend the
conference will be covered by the conference organizer.