His Majesty the King's Gold Medal awarded to Audun Skaugen
Former Njord PhD-candidate, Audun Skaugen, receives His Majesty the King's Gold Medal.The medal will be awarded at a prize ceremony at the annual celebration of the University of Oslo on September 2st.
His Majesty the King’s Gold Medal is awarded once every two years to an outstanding young researcher at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, The University of Oslo. Skaugen is awarded the medal for his PhD dissertation "A unified perspective on two-dimensional quantum turbulence and plasticity".
You can read more about Skaugen's research and the award in Titan, the University of Oslo's natural science online newspaper.