ESMI Award

The ESMI Award is given yearly to an excellent scientist for her/his outstanding contribution to the interdisciplinary research field of Imaging Science.

ESMI Award Winner 2020

On behalf of the Board and the Award Selection Committee, it is with pleasure to announce the ESMI Award Winner 2020: we are proud and honoured to present the Award to SANJIV SAM GAMBHIR.

The Committee recognises Sam as one of the founding fathers of the field in which we all have the privilege to work in. He has been a pioneer and visionary, a mentor and inspiration – thanks for your continuous and passionate dedication for imaging science.

18 July 2020: with great sadness, we learned of the passing of Sanjiv Sam Gambhir.

ESMI Award winners

  • 2020 Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, Stanford
  • 2019 Markus Rudin, Zurich
  • 2018 Mickael Tanter, Paris
  • 2017 Markus Schwaiger, Munich
  • 2016 Peter Friedl, Nijmegen/Houston
  • 2015 Adriaan Lammertsma, Amsterdam
  • 2014 Helmut Maecke, Freiburg
  • 2013 Kevin Brindle, Cambridge

ESMI Award

The ESMI Award shall be given to an excellent scientist for her/his outstanding contribution to the interdisciplinary research in Imaging Science. The nominee must have contributed significantly to the knowledge in this field.

 

Markus Rudin - the ESMI Award winner 2019 gave an outstanding Plenary Lecture in the scope of the annual meeting EMIM 2019 in Glasgow. Recordings of Plenary Lectures are available via the members' portal.

Award Selection Committee 2020

The Award Selection Committee consists of the recent five ESMI Past Presidents:

Kevn Brindle, Cambridge - CHAIR

Tony Lahoutte, Brussels

Mathias Hoehn, Cologne

Chrit Moonen, Utrecht

Bernd Pichler, Tübingen