SFMC Merit Award

The French Society of Mineralogy and Crystallography is creating a new scientific distinction, the SFMC Merit Award, for research work in the following areas:

  • Mineralogy, geochemistry, materials science
  • Study of minerals in their petrological and geological context
  • Crystallography

This biennial distinction will reward the outstanding work of an individual or a group of people in connection with French research, and will be awarded for the first time in 2020. This “SFMC Merit Award” will be presented at the EMC2020 conference (6-10 September, Krakow).

Nominations are now open. Anyone may submit a nomination (at the exception of the evaluation committee members). The nomination package must include a CV (up to 2 pages, for each individual), a list of selected publications (up to 2 pages) and up to 3 supporting letters.

The package must be sent to sylvie.demouchy@umontpellier.fr before March 1rst, 2020 (midnight).