PS and SOS have established a prize for students in the field of photonics in order to promote research in photonics especially related to R&D with industrial impact.
Any person who is active in the field of optics and photonics may apply for the Stu-dent Award. The award consists of a certificate and a cash prize of SEK 6.000 and a second prize of SEK 2.000.

The winner of this year’s prize is:

* David Frantz, Lund University

High Contrast Imaging Through Scattering Media Using Structured Illumination Fourier Filtering

   
Mikael Sjödahl (LTU, chairman of the prize committee), David Frantz (winner 1st prize) and the sponsor Mats Hede, Hamamatsu

and the second prize goes to:

* Kristoffer Svendsen Lund University

In-line Phase-contrast Tomography using Betatron X-rays Produced by a Laser-Plasma Accelerator

  
Mikael Sjödahl (LTU, chairman of the prize committee), Kristoffer Svendsen, 2nd prize and the sponsor Niklas Saxén, Edmund Optics.