Call for ICNIRS and CNIRS Award Nominations

Both the International Council for Near Infrared Spectroscopy (ICNIRS) and the Council for Near Infrared Spectroscopy (CNIRS) are seeking nominations for awards.

Tomas Hirschfeld Award 2016

ICNIRS are pleased to invite nominations for the 2016 Tomas Hirschfeld Award, which will be sponsored by FOSS.  Nominations should be sent to the ICNIRS Chair-Elect, Tom Fearn, to arrive by 31 March 2016. Full details can be found on the ICNIRS website.

Gerald S. Birth Award and IDRC Travel Fellowships​

The Gerald S. Birth Award for outstanding innovation in diffuse reflection or diffuse transmission spectroscopy recognises a specific accomplishment in advancing the art and science of spectroscopy by a senior research scientist. Nominations are invited by 11 March 2016.

IDRC Travel Fellowships support students and scientists, who might otherwise be unable to attend the IDRC Conference without additional financial aid. Applications must be received by 1 April 2016. Applications for both should be made to David Hopkins, Chair of the CNIRS Awards Committee, [email protected]. Full details can be found on the CNIRS website.