31 May 2010 Berthold Leibinger Prize

Prof. Majid Ebrahim-Zadeh awarded for his research and development achievements in laser technology. The Berthold Leibinger Innovationspreis is one of the most prestigious international prizes, which honors scientists and developers who make landmark contributions to advances in the field of laser technology.

The award, which is conferred by the Berthold Leibinger Stiftung, Germany, is presented every two years for excellent research and development work on the application or generation of laser light.

ICFO group leader and ICREA Professor Majid Ebrahim-Zadeh has been recognized with this prize in 2010 for his work on \"Femtosecond Light Source Spanning from the Ultraviolet to Infrared\". He will be presented with the prize in an official ceremony to be held in Germany in July 2010.