Albert Polman has been awarded the EPS QEOD Prize for Research into the Science of Light
The EPS QEOD Prize for Research into the Science of Light is awarded every two years and recognizes a recent work by one or more individuals for scientific excellence in the area of electromagnetic science in its broadest sense, across the entire spectrum of electromagnetic waves. The award recognizes research for which a significant portion of the work was carried out in Europe or in cooperation with European researchers. It may be given for either pure or applied research. The award is accompanied by an engraved glass medal, a certificate, and a monetary sum of 2000 euro.
More information on EPS and the prize: http://qeod.epsdivisions.org/QEOD%20Prizes/research-into-the-science-of-light-prizes