Space research award for Chiara La Tessa
Congratulations to Dr. Chiara La Tessa who is working at GSI biophysics. She is awarded the Zeldovich medal 2012 for her outstanding contribution to radiation protection in space.
On 17 July Chiara La Tessa received the medal at Mysore, South India. Every two years the Committee on Space Research and the Russian Academy of Sciences give this award to young researchers. The medal is named after Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich, a Soviet physicist who made important contributions in astrophysics, cosmology and many other physical fields.