Professor Ian Robinson awarded the Gregori Aminoff Prize 2015

Professor Ian Robinson has been awarded the 2015 Aminoff Prize in recognition of his "pioneering contributions in the field of X-ray diffraction…. in the forefront when it comes to utilising the opportunities provided by increasingly advanced synchrotron light sources and free-electron lasers in the study of the electronic and structural properties of solids”
The Gregori Aminoff Prize of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences is intended to reward a documented, individual contribution in the field of crystallography, including areas concerned with the dynamics of the formation and determination of crystal structures. The prize may be awarded either to an individual Swedish or foreign researcher, or to a joint research group of no more than three persons.

Professor Ian Robinson is professor at the London Centre for Nanotechnology, University College London and BBSRC Professorial Diamond Fellow at RCaH.  The Aminoff prize will be awarded at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences' Annual meeting on 31st March 2015. For more information click here