Bulgarian Institute of Solid State Physics
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences















Union of the Physicists in Bulgaria

Created 7.1.2012
Updated 1.10.2019

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MARCH 2019
  1. Technical Sciences. Industial Management, XI² International Conference for Young Researchers, Borovets, Bulgaria, 13 – 16 March 2019, dedline 15 December 2018

  2. ICHED, International Conference on High Energy Density Science, University College, Oxford, UK, 31 March - 5 April 2019

APRIL 2019
  1. History of Physics in London Universities, Institute of Physics, London, UK, 24 April 2019

MAY 2019
  1. Discoveries that changed the world: Chadwick and Meitner, Queen’s Building, University of Bristol, UK, 7 May 2019

  2. 1st International Congress on the History of Science in Education, Vila Real, Portugal, 30 May - 1 June 2019

JUNE 2019
  1. 3rd International Summer School for Sciences, History, Philosophy and Foundations of Sciences, Applied Sciences, Technology, and Education, Lille University, France, 3-6 June 2019, 8:30-17:30

  2. Einstein – Das Jahrhundertgenie (1879–2019), Im Rahmen der Wochen der deutschen Sprache, Sofia Universitat, Institut fur Germanistik und Skandinavistik und Osterreichische Bibliothek "Dr. Wolfgang Kraus", 1 Halle des Rektorats am 5 Juni 2019 (18:00)

3. The Centenary of Transmutation, IoP History of Physics Group, University of Manchester, UK, 8 June 2019

4. RAD7 Seventh International Conference on Radiation in Various Fields of Research, Hunguest Hotel Sun Resort, Herceg Novi, Montenegro, 10-14 June 2019

5. BIOMATH 2019, Multidisciplinary conference for researchers who develop and apply mathematical and computational tools in biology, ecology, medicine, biotechnology, environmental science, etc. will take place at Research and Conference Center of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Bedlewo (30 km from Poznan), Poland from 16 to 22 June 2019

6. Space Time, European Society of Literature, Science and Arts, Athens, 25-28 June 2019

7. InSITE Informing Science and IT Education, Jerusalem College of Technology, Jerusalem, Israel, 30 June 2019 - 5 July 2019

JULY 2019
  1. 15th International History, Philosophy and Science Teaching Group Biennial Conference Re-introducing science: Sculpting the image of science for education and media in its historical and philosophical background, Thessaloniki, Greece, 15-19 July 2019

  1. ICQNN'2019 International Conference of Quantum, Nonlinear and Nanophotonics, Sofia University, 2-4 September 2019

  2. Science in Different Cultures and Civilizations, 1st Conference of the International Academy of the History of Science, Athens, Greece, 12-15 September 2019

  3. Scientific Legacy of the Third Baron Rayleigh, Department of History and Philosophy of Science, Free School Lane, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 19 Sep 2019, 10:00 to 17:30

  4. History for Physics, Quantum Foundation, Symposium Series, Faculty for Physics, University of Vienna, 23-24 September 2019

  1. Improving Scientific Literacy for All Students, Beijing Normal University, 29-30 October 2019

  1. History for Physics, Quantum Gravity, Symposium Series, Max Plank Institute for Gravitational Physics, Albert Einstein Institute, Potsdam-Golm, 28-29 November 2019

  1. epiSTEME, 8 Biennial international conference in science, technology and mathematics education (STME), Mumbai, India, 3-6 January 2020

  2. 7ICSM, 7th International Conference on Superconductivity and Magnetism, Bodrum, Turkey, 19-25 April 2020

  3. Medieval Multilingual Manuscripts: Texts, Scribes, and Patrons, School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, Ireland, 22-23 May 2020

  4. RAD 2020, Eighth International Conference on Radiation in Various Fields of Research, Herceg Novi, Montenegro, 15-19 June 2020


  1. UNESCO, ICT in Education Prize, deadline for nominations 31 October 2019

  2. Fellowship Master after master level specialisation in aeronautics and aerospace turbomachinary and propulsion environmental and applied fluid dynamics for short 3 monts or full academic year at von Karmen Institut for Fluid Dynamics, Brussels, Belgium.

  3. For Women in Science, The L’Oreal Foundation and UNESCO International Awards 2019 Edition

  4. Lise Meitner Prize for Nuclear Science will be given by the Nuclear Physics Division of the European Physical Society

  5. Turriano ICOHTEC Prize for books on the history of technology (2500 Euro). Winner will receive 500 Euro in additional support of travelling to the conference to receive the prize.

  6. Maurice Daumas Prize for articles on the history of technology (500 Euro, deadline 15 January 2018). The winner will receive a cash prize of Euro 500 as well as a travel grant of Euro 300 (if needed) to attend the ICOHTEC Symposium to receive the prize

  7. Early Career prizes, European Physical Society awards for individuals with substantial contribution to the development or reputation of physics in Europe

  8. European Foundation Centre Award for Responsible Research and Inovation

Royal Society Awards
  1. Rumford Medal is awarded for outstanding researcher in the field of physics

  2. Royal Society Athena Prize

  3. Copley Medal is awarded annually for outstanding achievements in any branch of science made by experiment or otherwise. It is the world's oldest scientific prize first awarded in 1731 from Godfrey Copley FRS (1653 – 1709) who donated 1000 pounds for improving natural knowledge

  4. Royal Medals are three Royal Medals awarded annually for most important contributions “to the advancement of Natural Knowledge” in the physical and biological sciences. The third medal is awarded for distinguished contributions in the applied sciences

  5. Bakerian Medal and Lecture is awarded annually in physical sciences. It was established by Henry Baker FRS (1698 – 1774)

  6. Davy Medal is awarded annually to an outstanding researcher in the field of chemistry. It was first awarded in 1877

  7. Gabor Medal is awarded to an outstanding researcher in the field of interdisciplinary work between the life sciences with other disciplines. Dennis Gabor (05.06.1900 – 09.02.1979) is engineer, Nobel Prize winner and inventor of holography

  8. Hughes Medal is awarded biennially (in odd years) to an outstanding researcher in the field of energy. David E. Hughes (1831 – 1900) is a scientist and musician. He invented the first microphone. The medal is awarded annually. It is accompanied by a gift of 2,000 Pounds

  9. Kavli Education Medal is awarded for impact in the field of science, mathematics and computing education. It is accompanied by a gift of 1,000 Pounds

  10. Kavli Medal and Lecture is awarded for excellence in all fields of science and engineering relevant to the environment. It is accompanied by a gift of 1,000 Pounds

  11. Leverhulme Medal is awarded for an outstanding researcher in the field of chemical engineering and applied chemistry. It is accompanied by a gift of 2,000 Pounds

  12. Michael Faraday Prize and Lecture

    Royal Society Rosalind Franklin Award and Lecture is awarded to a women with critical contribution in science. It is accompanied by a grant of 30,000 Pounds

  13. Milner Award and Lecture is awarded for outstanding achievement in computer science by a European researcher. Professor Robin Milner FRS (1934-2010), a pioneer in computer science

  14. Sylvester Medal is awarded to an outstanding researcher in the field of mathematics. It is accompanied by a gift of 2,000 Pounds

  15. Wilkins-Bernal-Medawar Medal and Lecture is given for excellence in a subject relating to the history of science, philosophy of science or the social function of science. It is accompanied by a gift of 2,000 Pounds

  16. The Royal Society Innovation Awards will be available each year of up to 250,000 Euro: one for research in the Physical sciences and one for research in the Biological sciences.

Accademia Delle Scienze di Torino Awards
Tel. 011.562.0047 – Fax 011.532.619 – Mail to: presidenza@accademiadellescienze.it
The nomination must be accompanied by an exhaustive statement of the reasons for proposing the candidate, by a short curriculum, and a list of the most important publications.
  1. Angiola Gili and Cataldo Agostinelli: International Prize amounting to ˆ 10.000, to a scientist who has achieved distinction in the field of Applied or Theoretical Mechanics or Classic Mathematical Physics during the last ten years. The nomination must reach this Academy by the 31st March 2018.

  2. Modesto Panetti e Carlo Ferrari: International Prize amounting to ˆ 10.000, to a living scientist who is particularly distinguished for his research in the field of Applied Mechanics

Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei Awards

Luigi Tartufari gives four International awards for the academic year 2017–2018 : one to Mathematics; one to Astronomy, one to Physics and Chemistry, and one to the Molecular, cellular and evolutionary biology (in the amount of 25 000 Euro each)

Antonio Feltrinelli Giovani Four National Prizes in Archeology, Art and Poetry Criticism, Legal Sciences and Social and Politics Sciences will be awarded to Italian Scholars under the age of 40 who have achieved results of autstanding originality independence and international significance, in the amount of 50 000 each. Nomination may be submited by the Lincei Fellows and the Presidents of Italian and foreign Academies

Institute of Physics Awards

Isaac Newton medal, International award

Max Born medal and prize commemorate Max Born who died in 1970. It is International bilateral award. The Institute of Physics (IoP) and the German Physical Society set up this award in 1972

Giuseppe Occhialini medal and prize is International bilateral award given from the Italian Physical Society and the Institute of Physics (IoP) to honor the memory of Giuseppe Occhialini since 2007.

Paul Dirac gold medal is specifically for theoretical, mathematical and computational physics named after P A M Dirac in 1985

Michael Faraday gold medal is established in 2008

Richard Glazebrook gold medal and prize is instituted in 1965

The Swan medal is known as Business and Innovation Medal.

Bragg medal and prize is education and outreach award given for the popularization and teaching of physics

Kelvin bronze medal and prize is education and outreach award instituted in October 1994 for outstanding contribution to public engagement within physics

Appleton medal and prize is subject award. It has originally been known as the Chree medal and prize memorated to Dr Charles Chree (President of The Physical Society 1908 – 1910)

Franklin medal is a subject award given for research in physics, life sciences, medical and biological physics. Rosalind Franklin is a x-ray crystallographer who understands structure of DNA. The medal is accompanied by a prize of 1000

Gabor medal and prize is a subject award given for research in physics. It is known as a Duddell medal since 1923. William du Bois Duddell invented the electromagnetic oscillograph. Dennis Gabor is a Hungarian – British physicist. He invented the technique of holography, a method of photographical recording and reproducing three dimensional images and received the Nobel Prize in Physics (1971)

Khwarizmi International Award in science and technology for researchers, inovators and inventors all over the worlk in Aerospase, Biotechnology, Environment, Electrical and Computer, Materials, Mechanics, Mechatronics, Information and Nanotechnology and Industry and Technology Management is implementing annualy since 1986.


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Fulbright Bulgarian-American Commission for Educational Exchange deadline for 2019 - 2020 academic year is 10 May 2018

CTR Carinthian Tech Research AG is a Center of excellence in southern Austria (Villach)
    INFN Instituto Nationale di Fisica Nucleare, Italy


Flanders Research Foundation

Swiss National Science Foundation

Czech Science Foundation