Phosnet member Mr. Dimitrios Fitsios has been awarded the very prestigious 2014 Graduate Student Fellowship from the IEEE Photonics Society.
This fellowship is annually awarded to 10 outstanding PhD students world-wide for their research work. The full-list of the 2014 winners is available online and can be seen here (http://www.photonicssociety.org/award-winners/Graduate%20student%20Fellowship). Dimitrios received the award from the IEEE Photonics Society President Dalma Novak at the IEEE Photonics Conference 2014 in San Diego, U.S.A..
He is among the three European-based researchers distinguished this year. It is the first time that a student from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki receives this prestigious award and only the third time for a student from a Greek University.