European Physical Society prize for R. J. Dwayne Miller
July 03, 2018
The EPS awards the prize to Prof Miller “for achieving the fundamental limit to minimally invasive surgery with complete bio diagnostics for surgical guidance." The Society aims to highlight the contribution of physics to the economic, technological, social and cultural advancement in Europe.
Prof Miller is a founding director of the MPSD, where his group studies the primary processes of molecular reaction dynamics. In addition to his work at the Institute, he holds a professorship at the University of Toronto. He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the Chemical Institute of Canada, the Optical Society of America, and the Royal Society of Chemistry (UK).
R.J. Dwayne Miller has received numerous scientific awards, including the Rutherford Medal in Chemistry, an Advanced Grant of the European Research Council for the SurePIRL project, the E. Bright Wilson Award in Spectroscopy of the American Chemical Society, and the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Centenary Prize 2016.