Alexander Bakaev wins ENEN PhD Prize

The European Nuclear Education Network (ENEN) Association, in cooperation with the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the EuropeanCommission,
organized the final phase of the 8th ENEN PhD Event and Prize 2014.

The final phase of this PhD research competition was held in the framework of the 2014 International Youth Nuclear Congress, IYNC2014, in Burgos, Spain, 6-12 July 2014. Twelve outstanding researchers were selected finalists, among all the received applications, to present the results and scientific contribution of their research works.

It was highly remarkable the friendly and competitive spirit of the event where the questions between the participants raised the interest and admiration for each others' work.

After the evaluation of the Jury, three laureates were granted 1000€ to attend to an international conference to present the result of his/her research work:

◾Marta Nervo, Pol. Torino, Italy
◾Zoltan Perko TU Delft, Netherlands
◾Alexander Bakaev, SCK-CEN, Belgium

With this activity, ENEN aims to promote the research work of PhD students, in particular experimental works. In order to set up a bridge between PhD students and professionals in the nuclear field.