IBA prize of European Physical Society for Marco Durante
Professor Marco Durante, head of the GSI biophysics, receives the 2013 IBA Prize for Applied Nuclear Science and Nuclear Methods in Medicine. The prize is endowed with 5.000 Euro and is awarded by the European Physical Society (EPS). It is sponsored by the IBA Group.
Durante is awarded "for his outstanding and seminal contributions to research topics in the field of radiation biophysics, including work in clinical and space radiobiology, particle genetic damage and therapy, and his valuable activities in the scientific community", says the prize committee.
The prize is presented to Durante in the framework of the 2013 International Nuclear Physics Conference in Florence, Italy, tomorrow on June 7, 2013.