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New Year’s Reception 2017

As a highlight of the CUI New Year’s Reception on 17 January 2017 in the Center for Free-Electron Laser Science the Mildred Dresselhaus Award was presented to two outstanding scientists.

Approximately 80 guests followed the price ceremony in honor of
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  • Prof. Cristiane Morais Smith, Universiteit Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Dr. Friederike Ernst, Stanford University, USA

Greetings and a look back at CUI’s achievements were presented by

  • Prof. Heinrich Graener, Dean of the MIN faculty, Universität Hamburg
  • Prof. Horst Weller, speaker of CUI, Universität Hamburg

Prof. Andreas Hemmerich from the Institute of Laser Physiks at Universität Hamburg made a speech in honor of senior awardee Cristiane Morais Smith.

Prof. Alf Mews, Institute of Physical Chemistry at Universität Hamburg, honored junior awardee Dr. Friederike Ernst.

Various CUI films, the sound installation “UnitCell”, food, drinks, and music completed the festivities. All Photo Credits: Andreas Vallbracht

Prof. Andreas Hemmerich spoke in honor of the senior awardee

Prof. Horst Weller congratulated Prof. Cristiane Morais Smith

Prof. Alf Mews honored the junior awardee’s achievements

From left: Prof. Heinrich Graener, Prof. Horst Weller, Dr. Friederike Ernst, Prof. Alf Mews