Prize Winners 2016
The 2016 MERAC Prizes for the
Best Doctoral Thesis are awarded in
Dr Maria Petropoulou
The 2016 MERAC Prize for the Best Doctoral Thesis in Theoretical Astrophysics is awarded to Dr Maria Petropoulou for her thesis on radiative instabilities and particle acceleration in high-energy plasmas with applications to relativistic jets of active galactic nuclei and gamma-ray bursts.