The yearly BPS prizes were awarded during a ceremony hold during the closing session of the General Scientific Meeting organized on May 18th in Gent University. Congratulation to all the winners of our contests !
Master thesis contest
Saskia Demulder (VUB) - Integrability in the Ads/CFT correspondence: deformation and integrable interpolations
Sibylle Driezen (UAntwerpen) - T-dualiteit en N=(4,4) op het wereldvlak
Jan Vanbuel (KU Leuven) - Study of hydrogen adsorption on size-selected TMmAln+ clusters (TM = Co, V, Rh)
Young speaker contest
1st prize: Ben Van Duppen (UAntwerpen) - Plasmon-assisted high-frequency optical modulation with graphene nano ribbons
2nd prize: Juan Diaz Dorronsoro (KU Leuven) â€“ String theory and dark energy