JINR scientist received Cherenkov Prize of RAS
Grants, 27 September 2023
On 19 September, by the decision of the Praesidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of the Scientific and Experimental Department of Heavy-Ion Physics at the Laboratory of High Energy Physics at JINR, Alexsander Malakhov, was presented the Cherenkov Prize. He was awarded the prize for a cycle of research in relativistic nuclear physics carried out at JINR and foreign centres and provided the basis for the physical programme of the NICA Accelerator Complex.
The Cherenkov Prize is an Award named after Pavel A. Cherenkov, a prominent Soviet physicist and Academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences. Since 1999, it has been awarded by the Russian Academy of Sciences for outstanding work in experimental high energy physics. Earlier, in 2014, the Cherenkov Prize was awarded to Igor A. Golutvin, a member of the Academy of Engineering Sciences of Russia, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Russia, the International Academy of Sciences, Honoured Scientist of Russia, chief researcher of the Scientific and Experimental Physics Department at CMS at VBLHEP.