Michael and Kate Bárány Award

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Michael and Kate Bárány Award
Awarded for“outstanding contribution to biophysics by a person who has not achieved the rank of full professor”[1]
Sponsored byBiophysical Society
LocationRockville, Maryland
CountryUnited States
Reward(s)$2,000
First awarded1992
Websitewww.biophysics.org/AwardsFunding/SocietyAwards/MichaelandKateBárányAward

The Michael and Kate Bárány Award for Young Investigators from the Biophysical Society in Rockville, Maryland, "recognizes an outstanding contribution to biophysics by a person who has not achieved the rank of full professor."[1] The award was established in 1992 as the Young Investigator Award and renamed in 1998, when it was endowed by Michael Bárány[2] and Kate Bárány.[3][4] The Báránys were survivors of The Holocaust who went on to become leading researchers in muscle contraction.[2][3]

Michael and Kate Bárány Award Laureates[edit]

As of 2016, laureates of the award have included:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Michael and Kate Bárány Award (est. 1992)". Biophysical Society. Archived from the original on 2015-03-20.
  2. ^ a b Chalovich, J. M. (2012). "Michael Bárány: A recollection". Journal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility. 33 (6): 373–6. doi:10.1007/s10974-012-9295-8. PMID 22539009.
  3. ^ a b "Kate Bárány (1929-2011)". University of Minnesota. Archived from the original on 2014-08-01.
  4. ^ Hitchcock-DeGregori, Sarah (1998). "Michael and Kate Bárány Award for Young Investigators" (PDF). Biophysical Society. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-03-25.
  5. ^ "Olga Boudker to Receive 2016 Michael and Kate Bárány Award" (PDF).
  6. ^ "Biophysical Society Names 2015 Award Recipients" (PDF). 2014.
  7. ^ "Patricia Clark receives 2013 Michael and Kate Bárány Award for Young Investigators". Archived from the original on 2014-03-25.
  8. ^ Gewin, V. (2010). "Turning point". Nature. 468 (7325): 859. doi:10.1038/nj7325-859a.