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Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prizes 2018

This year ten researchers – including five women and five men – will receive the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Prize, the most important award for early career researchers in Germany. The recipients were chosen by a selection committee in Bonn appointed by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). The prizewinners were awarded with the €20,000 prize on 29 May in Berlin.

Prizewinners 2018

Jennifer Nina Andexer

Jennifer Nina Andexer

Chemical Biology Interner Linkmore

Alexey Chernikov

Alexey Chernikov

Condensed Matter Physics Interner Linkmore

Sascha Fahl

Sascha Fahl

Computer Science Interner Linkmore

Benedikt Göcke

Benedikt Göcke

Catholic Theology Interner Linkmore

Valeska Huber

Valeska Huber

Modern History Interner Linkmore

Lucas Jae

Lucas Jae

Functional Genomics Interner Linkmore

Benjamin Kohlmann

Benjamin Kohlmann

English Literature Interner Linkmore

Eva C. M. Nowack

Eva C. M. Nowack

Evolutionary Biology Interner Linkmore

Antonia Wachter-Zeh

Antonia Wachter-Zeh

Communications Engineering Interner Linkmore

Xiaoying Zhuang

Xiaoying Zhuang

Numerical Mechanics Interner Linkmore