Home News Newsletter 2019 (2) Awards & Achievements Awards & Achievements Priyanshu Bajaj PhD student in the group "Alloys for Additive Manufacturing" won the Second Poster Prize at the Alloys for Additive Manufacturing Symposium 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Rasa Changizi PhD student in the group "Nanoanalytics and Interfaces", won the first prize in the image competition at the Microscopy Conference 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Dr. Aniruddha Dutta Postdoctoral researcher in the group "Mechanismbased Alloy Design", won the European Science Siam Championship 2019/20 in Vienna, Austria. Leonie Gomell PhD student in the group “Atom Probe Tomography”, received a PhD scholarship of the Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes. Dr. Avinash Hariharan Postdoctoral researcher in the group “Alloys for Additive Manufacturing” won the Best Poster Prize at the Alloys for Additive Manufacturing Symposium 2019 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Nicolas Peter and Dr. Alisson Kwiatkowski da Silva Researchers at the MPIE, joined the 69th Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany. Kevin Schweinar PhD student in the group "Atom Probe Tomography", has won the M&M Scholar Award 2019 . Prof. Martin Stratmann The Max Planck Society's (MPG) Senate reelected Prof. Martin Stratmann, director of the department "Interface Chemistry and Surface Engineering", as President of the MPG. Po-Yen Tung PhD student in the group "Material Science of Mechanical Contacts", was awarded with the Taiwanese Government Scholarship to Study Abroad. Ceren Yilmaz PhD student in the group "Microscopy and Diffraction", has won the Best Poster Award at the 7th International Conference on Recrystallization and Grain Growth in Ghent, Belgium. Dr. Huan Zhao (see photo), Dr. Baptiste Gault and Prof. Dierk Raabe From the department "Microstructure Physics and Alloy Design" have been honoured with the TMS Light Metals Subject Award -Aluminum Alloys.