Giovanni Sostero Award

The Giovanni Sostero Award - which is supported by Sincrotrone Trieste, is aimed to remember and to honor Giovanni Sostero, formerly in charge of the soft x-ray metrology laboratory at Elettra, who sadly passed away in late 2012. 

The award was established for the first time at the MEADOW workshop in Trieste, and presented to Peter Z. Takacs for his outstanding and pioneering achievements that have greatly contributed to the formation and development of the community represented at this workshop.




FRANK SIEWERT NAMED RECIPIENT OF 2015 GIOVANNI SOSTERO AWARD:
The Giovanni Sostero Award for 2015 was presented to Frank Siewert (HZB, Germany) 
For having pushed the limit of X-ray metrology to unprecedented level and for his collaborative and constructive support to the international community.
Congratulations Frank!


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1st Giovanni Sostero Award Winner: 
Peter Takacs (BNL)
 
1st Sostero Awards Ceremony (Trieste 2013)