The PANalytical Award 2015
Researchers that have never held a professorship and who use laboratory-scale X-ray equipment as their primary analytical technique were eligible to apply for the award. Entries for the award could be submitted during the course of 2015 and had to have been published in the period between 1 January 2014 and 1 December 2015.
A record number of 96 valid submissions was received. Pre-selection has been finalized and 16 pre-selected articles were sent to the 6 members of the selection committee.
Selection of the winner is expected to take place in May 2016.