Female scientist Larissa Brizhik receives the Prigogine Award
Professor Larissa Brizhik received the Prigogine Award
Alicante, April 14, 2011
As part of the program two International Congresses
Ukrainian scientist Larissa Brizhik has received the Prigogine Golden Medal 2011, at the CAM's Cultural Hall (Avenue Doctor Gadea no.1) from the UA Vice President for Research, Development and Innovation, Manuel Palomar, in recognition for her research work on ecological systems.
The award of this medal is part of the programme of two international conferences being held at the University of Alicante since last Monday, at the University iVenue in Alicante: city "Energy and Sustainability", from 11 to 13 April 2011 and " Ecosystem and Sustainable Development from 13 to 15 April 2011. Larissa Brizhik, is head of the Department of Nonlinear Condensed Matter Physics, at the Bogolyubov Institute for Theoretical Physics in Ukraine and part of the International Institute of Biophysics (Neuss, Germany).
The Prigogine Medal was established in 2004 by the University of Siena and Wessex Institute of Technology Institute of Thecnology, in order to honor the memory of Professor Ilya Prigogine, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry.
This year 2011, the laureate is Professor Larissa Brizhik, from the Bogolyubov Institute for Theoretical Physics in Ukraine, where she is Head of the Department of Condensed Matter Physics nonlinear. Larissa is also a member of the International Institute of Biophysics (Neuss, Germany). She studied physics at Kiev State University before completing her PhD at the Bogolyubov Institute. Her research interests include electron-photon interaction, the soliton mechanism of energy storage and the influence of electromagnetic radiation on biological systems, among many others.
Larissa has published a number of articles in scientific journals and has participated in many conferences around the world. She is a member of several national and international associations.
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