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Sebastian T.B. Gönnenwein receives Arnold Sommerfeld Award 2008

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December 02, 2008



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Sebastian T.B. Gönnenwein of Walther-Meißner-Institute received the Arnold Sommerfeld-Award 2008 of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities in recognition of his pioneering work on thin film systems consisting of superconducting, magnetic and semiconducting materials and their application in novel spintronic devices.

The Bavarian Academy annually gives the Arnold Sommerfeld Award to young scientists for outstanding achievements in the field of natural sciences. The prize has been presented to Sebastian Gönnenwein on December 6, 2008 by the president of the Academy within the Annual Meeting of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities in the Munich Residence.