The 15th European Microscopy Congress
Manchester Central, United Kingdom
was held on 16th - 21st September 2012
The European Microscopy Society presents
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Two quadrennial awards are offered by the FEI Company, one for the life sciences,
the other for the physical/materials sciences and optics.
The value of each prize is € 5,000.
The winners of the award will be presented with the awards at the European Microscopy
Congresses (EMC) at 13:00 on Friday 21st September, when they will each deliver a
The winners and their talk titles are:
Mathieu Kociak (winner Physical/Materials Sciences and Optics award)
Laboratoire de Physique des Solides, Université Paris-Sud, France
Yves Dufrêne (winner Life Sciences award)
Institute of Condensed Matter & Nanosciences Bio & Soft Matter of the Université
catholique de Louvain, Belgium
"Atomic force microscopy: a nanoscopic window on the cell surface"